Scholarship and Boarding Bursaries

The King's School Scholarship and Boarding Bursaries

Scholarship and Boarding Bursaries - Introduction

The King's School is fortunate to be able to offer a range of scholarships and bursaries for entry to Years 7 - 11. Many of these awards have been established as a result of the generosity of parents, friends, associated organisations and bequests. The majority of Scholarships are awarded for entry into Year 7 although other entry levels may be available. Up to 20 scholarships may be awarded in any year.

Awards Available

For further information about Scholarships and Bursaries please contact the Registrar’s office at

Applications for Scholarships

Enquiries for Scholarships may be made at any time by email to the Registrar’s office at The majority of awards are offered in the first months of each year and are relevant to the following academic year.

Scholarship Assessment examinations are held in February and are followed by Interviews for short-listed applicants and subsequent advice. It is to be noted that there are usually in excess of 400 applicants for Scholarships.

Key Dates for Candidates Seeking 2021 Entry

Scholarship testing for students seeking entry to The King’s School in 2021, will be conducted:

Scholarship Testing
Testing Day: Sunday, 16 February 2020
Applications Close: Friday, 7 February 2020

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Boarder Testing and Open Day
Testing Day: Sunday, 23 February 2020
Applications Close: Friday, 14 February 2020

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