Athlete Carrer Transition – Olympic Solidarity

Estimad@ deportista,

Adjunto remito información acerca de la posibilidad de conseguir una Beca a través del Programa Athlete Career Transition del Comité Olímpico Internacional y Solidaridad Olímpica para realizar un Máster degree MA in Sport Ethic and Integrity MAiSI de dos años.

Los candidatos deben ser deportistas olímpicos retirados con estudios de grado superior y un alto nivel de inglés, el Máster tiene una duración de dos años y dará comienzo en septiembre de 2021 tras el proceso de selección entre todos los candidatos propuestos con los Comités Olímpicos Nacionales.

Si estás interesado en presentar tu candidatura, deberás notificárnoslo antes del día 22 de marzo para que el Comité Olímpico Español pueda seleccionar al candidato que presentará.

Puedes ampliar información en los enlaces que aparecen en el texto más abajo.

Athlete Career Transition (ACT) in the framework of the Olympic Solidarity (OS) plan 2021 – 2024.

The world of sport and the integrity of sporting bodies are increasingly confronted to ethical problems at every level so it is essential to develop a coherent, professional response to these issues. Six renowned universities specialised in sport policies, governance and ethics have started an international collaboration to finally establish Sports Ethics and Integrity as a new, internationally recognised profession within the field of sports administration and governance in both public and private sectors through the MAiSI – (Brochure

Admission requirements:

·        Bachelor deree for any discipline.
·        A good command of both spoken and written english. (All applicants who have not obtained a previous diploma in a programme taught in English in Australia, English-speaking Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, the United Kingdom and the United States of America must submit a certificate proving their proficiency in English)
·        The required minimum IELTS score is an overall 6.5 (and no component below. 5.5).The required minimum TOEFL score is 80 on TOEFL IBT (and no component below 19)The required minimum score for Cambridge Assessment English is an overall C1 Advanced (CAE) or C2 Proficiency (CPE) score of 176. The B2 First (FCE) is not accepted by KU Leuven.
Solidarity will cover the tuition fees, accommodation, travel fees and student allowance for the entire duration of the studies for the selected candidates worldwide. You can find here a Video where the Olympians selected for our first grant in 2019 share their thoughts about their experience during the Master MAiSI.”