BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport
Education - On and Off the Pitch
10 Hrs Football a Week from Stadium Setup
Exclusive Provider of Female Football Education in the Area

What we do

Scarborough Football Scholarship is the leading further education sports programme in the area. Students study 15 different units on the BTEC Level 3 Sports course. Students also have 10 hours of football per week including training and matches to coincide with the education programme.

Sport and Education

We aim to give young people between the ages of 16 and 19, a pathway to the sports industry, through our sport and...

Football Opportunities

Improve your football abilities, access UEFA licensed coaches and top quality facilities and play football 6-10 hours a...

Local Links

We have links with the town's two senior football teams, as well as other local clubs, football coaching enterprises...

Scholarship students have achieved an impressive average grade of DMM in the past 3 years.

82.5% of students have achieved a higher grade than their initial target grade in 2016/17.

6 hours of training from UEFA qualified coaches. Matches and lessons at Scarborough Football Stadium.

Our Team

Steven Brennan

Steven Brennan

The brainchild of The Scarborough Football Scholarship. Steve is a UEFA B qualified coach who has previously managed at semi-professional level in The North Counties East League. Steve plays a prominent role in helping students achieve target grades, recruitment and the general day to day running of the programme.

Matthew Colven

Matthew Colven
Lead Tutor

After studying a degree in Sports Coaching at The University of Huddersfield Matt went on to do his PGCE. Matt oversees the academic side of the course but his skills don’t stop there. Matt is a UEFA B qualified coach who has previously worked for York City and Hull City. The men’s team benefit from Matt’s experience both in training and on match days.

Lee Sutton

Lee Sutton
Scholarship Development Manager

Lee joined The Scarborough Football Scholarship as an apprentice and went on to secure permanent employment. Lee is heavily involved in recruitment, promotional content and is also the Girls team manager. Lee is an FA Level 2 coach who is working his way through his coaching badges.

Jim Mellor

Jim Mellor

After studying at Keele University Jim Mellor has gone on to have more than twenty-five years of teaching experience. Jim works hard to ensure all Scholarship students reach their full potential through a range of classroom and practical lessons.

100 Percent of scholars passed in 2016/2017

15 Units on a BTEC Level 3 course

10 Hours of football training to enjoy a week

2017 Overall, students achieved DMM mark in 2017

ADDRESS: University of Hull Campus Scarborough, Filey Road, Scarborough YO11 3AZ

PHONE: +44 (0)7554 006 482

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