Are you interested in continuing your playing career abroad? The University of East London (UEL), England, is seeking to recruit male volleyball players for postgraduate study starting in September 2018. We are particularly looking for players who can play Middle or Opposite but players from all positions are welcome.
The team is currently BUCS South Premier Champions and are strong contenders for the National Championship title. Players will also have the opportunity to play in the highest tier of the English Volleyball Leagues in the Super League.
Our world-class facilities played host to the US Olympic and Paralympic team during London 2012, and are located 15 minutes from the Olympic Park. UEL provides one of the leading volleyball programmes in the UK.
UEL has 7 schools of study, and details of all the current postgraduate courses can be accessed at https://www.uel.ac.uk/CourseSearch?course=&type=Postgraduate .
Applicants must secure their place to study before being awarded an athletic scholarship.
The successful applicants will receive a reduced tuition fee and will have access to all the high performance support services, subject to meeting academic and athletic requirements.
Exceptional applicants may receive additional funding based on ability.
All successful applicants will have access to the US federal aid loan system.There are no restrictions on eligibility, regardless of how many years an athlete has competed in the NCAA.
Interested applicants should make a sports scholarship application via the linkhere.
Further details on the High Performance Support can be found here.
To be eligible for a scholarship you must have experience in NCAA Division 1-3/NAIA competition. Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or equivalent in a subject related to their chosen area of study. This is a competitive application process and scholarships are awarded to the strongest candidates first. For more information please email our Volleyball Head Coach - Ian Legrand - firstname.lastname@example.org or our High Performance Sports Officer William Ashby- email@example.com
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About University of East london
With over 10,000 students from 120 countries worldwide, the University of East London(UEL) is one of the UK’s most diverse and fastest growing Universities. UEL is located in the heart of East London, across two locations. Stratford, our historic home, was in the global spotlight when it hosted the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. Docklands, the site of our second, ultra-modern campus is home the O2 arena, Canary Wharf and many other symbols of modern, multicultural London.
The UEL high performance sport programme provides elite level support to international and national standard athletes in its 5 high performance sports. These sports are Basketball, Soccer, Tennis Track and Field and Volleyball. The University is now nationally recognised in these sports, achieving consistent success with its teams and providing a platform for students to achieve excellent performances both in academia and sport.