The Talented Athlete Scholarship Scheme operates in England and helps talented young athletes develop in 47 performance sports – 15 are disability sports.
At the same time, the athletes can continue their education or go into employment.
The scheme is open to people aged between 16 and 25, with an upper age limit of 35 for disabled people.
The scheme provides a package of sporting services to athletes and access to good quality training facilities.
Talented Athlete Scholarship Scheme
Coach Lane Sports Centre
Newcastle upon Tyne
Tyne & Wear
Tel: (0191) 215 6567
Fax: (0191) 215 6262