Adelaide University Hockey Club


The Adelaide University Hockey Club has access to a variety of scholarships and grants to support their members through the challenging time of balancing elite sport and study.  



Various scholarships are offered by Adelaide University Sport to current students, first year students and club members.

Prospective applicants should have outstanding ability in a particular sport and be an active member of an AU Sport club whilst a University of Adelaide student.

The scholarships are payable mid-year to assist with the payment of compulsory fees, textbooks and sporting equipment. 

Grants are also available for travel, competition costs and university games for elite athletes.

Please go to the AU Sport website for more information on the scholarships and grants on offer in 2018


Scholarship applications close on the 9th March 2018



Scholarships and Grants are also available to elite athletes studying at the University of Adelaide.

If you would like any more information on the Adelaide University Scholarships and Grants, please contact Adelaide University Sport on 8313 5403.



Marty Pudney Memorial Scholarship

The $500 scholarship is awarded to a country tertiary student studying at any Adelaide institution (including TAFE) in their first year (or second year) at AUHC.  This is awarded at the end of each season.

The AUHC committee will accept nominations from coaches, captains and committee members for this award in August/September each year. 


Max Weir Memorial Intervarsity Hockey Award

This scholarship known as the Max Weir Award is available specifically for an Adelaide University Student who participates in the Australian University Games as a member of the hockey team.

The Scholarship was established in memory and recognition of Max Weir who passed away in July 2015.

The Max Weir Award was created so as to never forget Max Weir’s contribution to the management and organisation of the Adelaide University Hockey Club and Adelaide University Intervarsity Hockey Teams.

  • The inaugural award or awards will be announced in time for the Australian University Games in September 2018.
  • The award recipient/s will be an Adelaide University student who plays hockey at the Australian University Games.
  • The award recipient/s will receive a substantial financial contribution towards their travel and accommodation costs

Anyone wanting further details of the Award can email Nick Anderson at