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 

The scholarships application for Categories 1, 2 and 3 are closed for 2018. The application deadline for Category 4; Participation in BWF Para-Badminton International tournament for new female players is extended until Monday, 29th October 2018.

Please refer to ´2018´ on the left menu for more information of the 2018 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 Women in Badminton Commission will decide on the scholarship recipient.

For more information regarding Women in Badminton and the Scholarships, please contact Tania Teoh at