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Scholarships

Scholarships at 11+

At 11+ academic and music scholarships are available and can be worth up to a third of the fees. Academic scholarships are awarded on the basis of the entrance examination and interviews and all candidates who sit the entrance assessment on the main assessment day are eligible.  Scholarships are available to internal and external candidates. Auditions for the music scholarship take place shortly after the entrance examination and potential music scholars are expected to satisfy our usual academic requirements for entry. Candidates should normally have reached Grade 4-5 standard on their orchestral instrument and their playing should be of distinction quality.

Scholarships at 16+

At 16+ academic and music scholarships are available and can be worth up to a third of the fees. Candidates for the academic scholarships are required to sit the three one hour subject related papers which comprise the entrance assessment, plus a one hour general paper.  Scholarships are available to internal and external candidates.  Music scholars are expected to satisfy our usual academic requirements for entry to the Sixth Form. Candidates will be expected to perform a piece of about 4-5 minutes in length on both their principal and second instruments. Candidates should be about Grade 8 standard on their principal instrument, although the examination may not have been taken, and their playing should be of distinction quality.

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