Three fully-funded places to study Football Journalism at Derby

The University of Derby has teamed up with Derby County Football Club Women to offer this amazing scholarship. Three full scholarships are available for women starting the course in 2023. The students will also play for Derby County Football Club Women and the University’s football team. The scholarships will cover the full cost of the students’ tuition fees.


Talented young women footballers and aspiring journalists.


The chance to win one of three fully funded places on Derby’s Football Journalism course worth £27,750 and play for Derby County Football Club Women and University teams.


Why study Football Journalism at Derby

Football journalism scholarships launch

Do you qualify?

How to apply

If you meet the conditions above, you should:

You will be asked to sign a Scholarship Agreement, committing to meeting the required criteria on an annual basis.

Find out more

Come along to the University of Derby Open Days or email Peter Lansley, senior lecturer on the Football Journalism course Read more about BA (Hons) Football Journalism.

Kedleston Road, Derby Campus entrance

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