The University is a Sport England TASS Delivery Site (TDS)

The Talented Athlete Scholarship Scheme, or TASS as it is better known, is a government funded programme that represents a unique partnership between talented young athletes, National Governing Bodies of Sport (NGB’s) and the Higher (University) and Further (college/school) Education sector. TASS aims to help its athletes to balance academic life with training and competition as a performance athlete.

A TASS award is made on an annual basis and individuals are nominated by their National Governing Body.

Full details of the TASS Scheme are available by logging onto the TASS website at http://www.tass.gov.uk/

For further details please contact the Performance Sport Team - Tel No: 0191 208 5230, Email: performance.sport@newcastle.ac.uk