Football Scholarship

We offer both football training and academic qualifications specifically for males and females aged between 16-18 years old.

Students combine full time study with a football training schedule and the chance to represent the Leeds United Foundation within the college league.

The course gives students a fully recognised qualification for UCAS applications whilst also giving insight into the football and sports industry. 

Overall the course includes;

  • Level 3 BTEC National Extended Diploma in Sports (Performance and Excellence)
  • Work Experience
  • 12 hours of theoretical studies
  • 9 hours of practical sessions
  • Opportunity to gain FA Level 1 Coaching Certificate
  • Entry requirements 4 GCSE's at C or above and must have a keen interest in football

Foundation Fact...

  • Students are aiming to obtain a Level 3 BTEC award; equivalent to 3 A-Levels

Did you know...?

  • You can apply directly for our courses via UCAS. Simply click here
  • Our courses provide an opportunity for you to get into University

They Achieved...

  • All our students are currently on target to pass

We aim to...

  • Increase the number of participants on our programme

If you'd like to book a place or find out more, call us on 0113 367 6059 or email nigel.thewlis@leedsunited.com


Contact Us

Phone: 0113 367 6307
Fax: 0113 367 6059
Email: thefoundation@leedsunited.com

Elland Road, Leeds, LS11 0ES

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