Elite Athlete Program

A considerable fund has been established by ActivateUTS to provide support to high achievers in a wide range of sporting pursuits.

ActivateUTS supports athletes studying at UTS via the following programs:

Please note: This program is separate to the Elite Athlete and Performers Bonus Scheme. Information on the Bonus Scheme can be found here.

Elite Athlete Program

As a UTS Elite Athlete Program scholar, you may receive:

  • Financial assistance in the form of a cash grant, dependant on performance (Elite tier only)
  • Free use of the ActivateFit.Gym gym and consultation and programming services
  • Access to the EAP Private Gym
  • Subsidised fees when competing for UTS in National University Championships
  • Assistance with academic matters via the Elite Athlete Education Network
  • EAP branded training apparel

Click here to view the 2020 Elite Athlete recruitment booklet.

High Performance Sports Club 2020 Information Evening

Find out how we can support your university studies with a sporting career. More than ten sporting clubs will be available at the information evening.

Learn more about the EAP Admission Scheme and other Sports Scholarships at the UTS High Performance Scholarship 2020 Information Evening on Friday, 20th September at the Ross Milbourne Sports Hall (RMSH) at 7pm. Reserve your spot.

For more information, contact the UTS Sport Office on 02 9514 1454 or email highperformancesport@uts.edu.au.

Elite Athlete Education Network

UTS is a member of the Elite Athlete Education Network (EAEN), which means as an elite student athlete, you will have access to appropriate support services, helping facilitate your academic success.

As a member of the EAEN Network, UTS will attempt to assist athletes in the following areas:

  • Assessment – Assistance with assignment extension requests and defer exam requests
  • Timetable/study planning – Helping to find best fit for sporting and academic commitments
  • Enrolment Assistance
  • Examinations – Assistance negotiating location and supervision arrangements

Key dates


July 12th 2019: Mid-Year Applications CLOSE for the UTS EAP


1st December 2019: Applications OPEN for the UTS EAP

31st February 2020: Applications CLOSE for the UTS EAP for existing scholars

14th February 2020: Applications CLOSE for the UTS EAP

How to apply

Please contact uts.eap@uts.edu.au for information.

Current EAP members log into Smartabase here.