Department of Sport



The Talented Athlete Scholarship Scheme (TASS) is an athlete support programme to help talented athletes with balancing the demands of their sport and studies to be the best in both.

Backed by Sport England, the TASS partnership brings together student-athletes, education institutions and sports to support our country’s most exciting young talents.

Each year, hundreds of student-athletes benefit from a programme of support services delivered by experienced practitioners at education institutions across England.

TASS is dedicated to developing its network of performance sport experts and continues to lead the way in providing lifestyle and wellbeing support for athletes in education.

In 2020-21, more than 600 talented athletes from 32 different sports are benefitting from support services at one of 33 TASS Delivery Sites.



University of Nottingham is proud to be a TASS  Dual Career Accredited Delivery Site. The support services available to TASS athletes at University of Nottingham include:

  • Lifestyle 
  • Physiotherapy
  • Strength and conditioning
  • Personal development (nutrition, psychology, further lifestyle)
  • TASS Medical Scheme 

For more information on TASS or to find out how to access support, please visit the TASS website or contact

University of Nottingham Sport

David Ross Sports Village
University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0)115 74 87000