In keeping with its charitable status, Scarborough College is committed to the pursuit of educational excellence. The College is also committed to widening access to the College for children whose families cannot afford the payment of full fees. Scarborough College offers fees assistance through both scholarships and bursaries. The following Scholarships are available:
Academic Scholarship – Worth up to a maximum of a 20% reduction in fees for the duration of the pupil’s time at the school up to Year 11.
Music Scholarship – A maximum of a 15% reduction in fees for the duration of the pupil’s time at the school up to Year 11. This scholarship includes free music tuition for one instrument,
Sport Scholarship – Up to a maximum of a 20% reduction in fees for the duration of the pupil’s time at the school up to Year 11.
All-rounder Scholarship – Worth up to a maximum of a 20% reduction in fees for the duration of the pupil’s time at the school up to Year 11.
Maths Scholarship – A reduction of £500 per term.
Hartford Scholarship – Available to students aged 11-16 applying from the EU and Overseas, representing a reduction of £100 per annum.
Alderson Scholarship – Specifically designed for international students presently within Year 11 and wishing to remain at Scarborough College. This is an academic scholarship worth up to a maximum of £2,000 per annum.
Financially assisted places and bursaries are means tested and the following criteria apply:
Financial assistance can be very substantial. This means we means test applicant families to ensure that we award places fairly. We reserve the right to review the level of assistance annually. Pupils in receipt of a financially assisted place must also maintain the highest standards of conduct, endeavour and commitment.
In order to apply for either a Scholarship or an Assisted Place you must submit a full application and Registration Form. You must also complete the £75 Registration Fee. If you wish to apply for a scholarship, we would like to ask you to complete a Scholarship Application Form.
Scholarship Application Form (entry September 2022 – please refer to the 2022 Scarborough Scholar application and page) Please note that we are no longer considering scholarships for September 2022 entry. For immediate enquiries about Scholarships, Bursaries or Assisted Places please contact our Registrar or the Admissions team directly.
If you require more information or clarification, please contact the Registrar or the Admissions team. The Scholarships and Bursaries Committee, who review all applications, meet once every half term, so on occasions an immediate answer may not be possible, but we will always do our best to let families know as soon as possible the outcome, following the submission of an application and all scholarship exams and assessments have been undertaken.