There is much competition for Scholarship places but they offer only a small amount of financial help - the reward is through recognition of the Scholars' contribution to their area of excellence within the School.
Academic Scholarships are offered at 11+, 13+ and 16+.
11+ and 13+ candidates whose performance in the Entrance Examinations is deemed worthy of consideration for an Academic Scholarship will be invited back for interview by the Headmaster and Senior Staff. There is no scholarship application form for 11+ and 13+. 16+ Academic Scholarship candidates sit Scholarship Examinations. Please complete our Online Scholarship Application Form
if you would like to apply.
Academic Scholarship Interview Dates
11+ candidates 27
28 January 2021
26 January 2021
are offered at 11+, 13+ and 16+.
Full details are available from the Director of Music
Scholarship audition dates: 20 January 2021 (16+), 21-22 January 2021 (11+ & 13+)
are offered at 13+ and 16+, Textiles Scholarships are also offered at 16+.
Scholarship interviews: 22 January 2021 (13+ & 16+)
are offered at 13+ and 16+.
Scholarship interviews: 21-22 January (13+ & 16+)
are offered at 13+ and 16+ assessment days are held prior to pupils sitting entrance examinations. Talented sportsmen and women are invited to apply to attend the assessment days but all candidates are required to meet the necessary academic standard for entry to the school. The Directors of Sport can give more information.
Sports Scholarships Assessment Dates
13+ Assessment Day
23 November 2020
16+ Assessment Day
24 November 2020
The following awards are usually made annually:
11+ 4 Academic Awards,1 Music Award
13+ 6 Academic Awards, 2 Music Awards, up to 2 Art Awards and up to 4 Sports Awards
16+ 6 Academic Awards, 2 Music Awards, up to 2 Art Awards and up to 5 Sports Awards
are available at 11+ and 13+. These awards only operate in respect of day places and preference is given to candidates from Bromsgrove and the surrounding area. Foundation Scholarships are awarded to very able pupils in need of financial assistance. The maximum award is 50% of the day fee, which can be augmented by a means-tested bursary. Candidates wishing to be considered for a Foundation Scholarship should apply in writing to the Assistant Head in charge of Admissions.