The purpose of the Women in Badminton Scholarship programme is to increase female representation in activities within the Badminton Europe Confederation (BEC) where a lack of female participation has been identified.

BEC is offering 20 scholarships of €500 per year. Member Associations are invited to nominate 1 person per category described below. The same person cannot be nominated in more than 1 category.


1. Participation in the BEC Summer School 

2. Participation in the BEC Annual Delegates’ Meeting and Member’s Forum

3. Technical Officials participation in the BEC Umpire Course 

4. Participation in BWF Para-Badminton International tournament 

Please refer to 2019 on the left menu for more information of the 2019 scholarship.

Please keep in mind that the number of scholarships provided are limited. Therefore it is possible that the number of applications exceeds the number of available scholarships. The BEC Gender Equity Commission will decide on the scholarship recipient.

For more information regarding Women in Badminton Scholarships, please contact Luca Crippa at