Scholarships & Bursaries

Student learning to play a musical instrument

Scholarships are awarded at the Head Master's discretion for academic excellence and for outstanding talent in Art, Music, Drama and Sport. Scholarship applications should be made to the Registrar.

For Year 7 entry, each September, academic scholarships are awarded on the basis of performance in the Entrance Examinations held the previous January. Music, Art, Drama and Sports Scholarships are awarded on the basis of individual assessment by the relevant Head of Department and recommendation to the Head Master. These assessments also take place in January. The percentage fee reduction awarded will be applied to the termly tuition fee.

Scholarships are also awarded to talented students entering Year 9 and Year 12.

IB SCHOLARSHIP LEAFLET

SCHOLARSHIPS APPLICATION FORM



Bursaries

When three or more children from the same family are attending Kent College simultaneously, the third child will receive a 20% bursary. The fourth or additional children will receive a 40% remission.This bursary is given in respect of the youngest child / children. It is not given in addition to any other award, and is not available for children in the Nursery or Baby Unit.

Other Bursaries

Bursaries can be awarded after consideration of the financial circumstances of the parents.

Parents will be invited to complete a financial assessment form, based on a model provided by the Independent Schools Bursars’ Association. The scale of bursary awarded will be based on the information provided, and the financial criteria which the school applies to all bursary awards.

In addition, the School operates an awards system for the children of HM Forces, NATO and War Graves Commission personnel, whereby the parents pay a set figure, normally equivalent to 10% of the inclusive fee, plus the amount of Boarding School Allowance which they receive. The balance is treated as a Bursary Award.

Group of students reading from textbooks
A student playing tennis

GTX Extension programme

All scholars become members of the exciting GTX Gifted and Talented programme which is designed to enable each individual to maximise their talents:

GTX ACADEMIC SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION

GTX ARTS SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION

GTX SPORTS SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION


Details about scholarships and bursaries are available from the Registrar here: