Sport Development at Abertay is part of the Dundee Academy of Sport project that aims to motivate and inspire people through sport.
We strongly believe in the value of using sport as a vehicle for learning throughout life and that the health and wellbeing benefits derived from leading an active lifestyle make sport and physical activity a key part of university life.
Therefore we want to support the Abertay community to develop sport across the campus and ensure that Abertay is as active as possible. As well as developing sporting opportunities for Abertay staff and students our work includes:
Sport can play a key part in supporting your studies at Abertay and helping you achieve Abertay Attributes, therefore make sure you join a sports team or take part in the physical activity opportunities organised by the Sports Development team to get the most out of your studies.
The Fund has been established to provide financial support for activities or events which provide a positive impact on sport and physical activity at Abertay University. This will include, but not necessarily be limited to;
Other applications may be considered at the discretion of the Sports Development committee. The level of support, up to 75%, of the application will be considered at the discretion of the committee.
All applications must be made within two months of the activity or event and the deadline for all applications is the 30th June. To submit an application form please contact the SDO on firstname.lastname@example.org or (01382) 308954.
The decision of the committee will be communicated by e-mail by the Sports Development Officer (SDO). If successful, the award of any grant is conditional upon the submission to the SDO of appropriate proof of expenses and appropriate proof of selection and participation in the specified events.
An application to the fund demonstrates a willingness on behalf of the applicant to be available for publicity and promotional activities on behalf of the University.
Each applicant will also advise the SDO of the results of participation in the specified events. Each successful applicant must advise the SDO immediately of withdrawal from studies at the University during the academic session for which the financial assistance has been provided.
We, the University of Abertay Dundee, value:
Abertay Sport have the following core objectives: