Scholarship Awards for 2019 - External Admission

Gosfield Scholars must demonstrate an exemplary attitude to all aspects of their school life: their studies, their extra-curricular activities and their interactions with members of the Gosfield Community. Their self-discipline, positive attitude and hard work make them fine ambassadors for the school and helps them to fulfil their potential and achieve their ambitions.

Applying for a Scholarship


You must be registered with us to attend a Scholarship Trial Day. Registration forms and Application forms are available from the This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. You may also wish for your child to take part in a Taster Day prior to making your application to better understand the opportunities on offer at Gosfield School. Taking part in a Taster Day does not guarantee an invitation to attend our Scholarship Trial Day in January 2019.

Key Dates


The following dates apply pupils in school Year 6 or above who are seeking admission to Gosfield School (senior) in September 2019. Pupils must be registered with us before attending a Taster Day. 

Date Details
Friday 14th December 2018 Applications for Scholarship Awards close
Friday 11th January 2019 Scholarship Day invitations issues
Friday 25th January 2019 Scholarship Trial Day (by invitation only)
Wednesday 6th February 2019 Scholarships Awarded
   
2019 Awards

Art Awards

  • Two Art based Awards of 10% off day school fees
  • Two Honorary Art based Awards

Applicants applying for an Art Award should be able to demonstrate a good level of draughtsmanship and the ability to use a range of media confidently and to good effect. They should also show a wider interest in artists and genres and the determination to develop their artistic skills to a high level.

Performing Arts Awards

  • Two Performing Arts based Awards of 10% off day school fees
  • Two Honorary Performing Arts based Awards

Applicants applying for a Performing Arts Award should be able to demonstrate a good level of ability in their chosen discipline and show a wide ranging interest in the Performing Arts and the determination to develop their skills to a high level.

Sport Awards

  • Two Sport based Awards of 10% off day school fees
  • One Sport based Award of 15% off day school fees
  • One Honorary Sport based Award

All applicants are expected to play or compete in two or more sports and are expected to be a strong club or County level performer for at least one sport. They will be expected to make a significant contribution to the sports programme at Gosfield.

Academic Awards

  • Two Academic Awards of 15% off day school fees
  • Two Academic Awards of 10% off day school fees

Applicants can choose two of four areas as part of their application: Languages (Spanish or French), Mathematics, English and Science. Applicants should be performing at an academic standard well above expected levels of achievement in two or more subject areas.

All Round Awards

  • One All Round Award of 15% off day school fees
  • Two Honorary Awards

Applicants are expected to excel at two or more Scholarship areas which they will be asked to demonstrate. Applicants should have high aspirations, a love of learning and the determination to develop their skills.

 

Finding out more


Information sessions about Scholarship Awards will take place on Open Morning on Saturday 6th October from 10am to 1pm. If you are interested in applying then please come and talk to us.

Taster Days are available from September 2018 onwards. If you would like to book a Taster Day please contact our This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

An Honorary Scholarship does not carry any less esteem within the school or the wider community but they do not have a financial value.

We regret that we cannot consider applications for Scholarship Awards for 2019 admission past the dates mentioned above.

Scholarship Awards cannot be deferred.

All Scholarship Awards are made at the Principal’s discretion, whose decisions are final.