KING'S BRUTON 3RD FORM SCHOLARSHIPS & AWARDS FOR 2019 ENTRY
SCHOLARSHIPS AND AWARDS 2019 The maximum financial value of any non means-tested scholarship or award or combination thereof is 20% of fees.
FOR 3RD FORM ENTRY (Candidates must be under 14 on 1st September 2019) All scholarship and award candidates need the support of their current school for their application. The form must be signed by their current Head Teacher. All candidates for awards other than the Academic Scholarships should be of good Common Entrance standard.
SPORTS SCHOLARSHIPS Candidates should have reached county representative level or above in at least one sport and, ideally, offer â€˜Aâ€™ team level sport in all three terms. They will be asked to show their ability/potential on the assessment day. Each candidate should submit a CV of their sporting achievements over the last three years. They will be interviewed by the Headmaster and the Director of Sport. Reports will be required from county/representative coaches and from their present school. Date of Assessment: Monday 3rd December 2018 Closing date for entry: Monday 19th November 2018
ACADEMIC SCHOLARSHIPS Scholarship Papers will be set in English, Mathematics, French, History, Geography and Science. There will also be a Verbal Reasoning Test. Candidates may also offer optional papers in Latin and RS. All candidates will be interviewed by the Headmaster. Dates of examination: Monday 25th February - Wednesday 27th February 2019 Closing date for entry: Wednesday 30th January 2019
ALL ROUNDER AWARDS Candidates are expected to show talent in two areas outside the classroom. If sport is offered, 1st team experience is expected. Candidates will be interviewed by the Headmaster. They will also show their ability or promise in their chosen areas of activity. Sport element to be shown on Monday 3rd December 2018.
ART AND TECHNOLOGY SCHOLARSHIPS Candidates will be asked to undertake a practical test, and they will also be interviewed by the Head of Art and/or the Head of Design and Technology, and by the Headmaster. Candidates will need to produce a portfolio of work completed over the past year.
DRAMA SCHOLARSHIPS All candidates are required to show a strong and proven interest in theatre and performance. Performance Candidates will be expected to audition by selecting two contrasting two minute monologues of their own choosing, and to partake in a practical workshop with other students where creativity, collaboration and problem solving will be assessed. All Rounder, Art and Technology and Drama date of assessment: Monday 28th January 2019 All Rounder, Art and Technology and Drama closing date for entry: Monday 7th January 2019
MUSIC SCHOLARSHIPS (Candidates must be under 14 on 1st September 2019) In addition to any financial award, successful music scholars will receive free tuition on two instruments. Candidates should offer two instruments, one of at least Grade 5 level. Singing is considered an instrument. Candidates will be required to play two contrasting pieces on their first instrument and one piece on their second. They will be tested on scales, arpeggios, sight reading and aural skills. Candidates will be interviewed by the Headmaster and the Director of Music. Date of audition: Monday 21st January 2019 Closing date for entry: Monday 7th January 2019 Music Exhibitions Assistance towards the cost of instrumental lessons may be awarded to candidates who have not yet reached the standard for a full scholarship but who show real musical potential. The assessment for Exhibitions is the same as for Scholarships.
3RD FORM SCHOLARSHIPS AND AWARDS APPLICATION FORM This form should be completed by the Head Teacher of the candidate’s current school and sent with a report to: The Admissions Registrar, King’s School, Bruton, Somerset, BA10 0ED.
Name of candidate: Date of birth:
Name of parents: Address:
Email: Present school:
Please indicate which scholarship or award you are entering for: Academic All Rounder
Optional papers: RS ☐ Latin ☐ Sport ☐ Art ☐ Technology ☐ Drama ☐ Music ☐
For All Rounder Awards, please name the two activities to be assessed: 1:
For Sports Scholarships, please name the two sports to be assessed: 1:
For Music Scholarships, please name the two instruments to be assessed: (voice is considered an instrument) 1st Instrument:
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Please note: 1 It is a condition of every scholarship or award given that its value remains confidential between the successful candidate’s parents and the School. 2 All candidates sitting for scholarships or awards must already be registered for entry to King’s. 3 Candidates may enter for a maximum of two scholarships/awards. Further details may be obtained from: The Admissions Registrar, King’s School, Bruton, Somerset, BA10 0ED. Tel: 01749 814251 Email: email@example.com
Signed: Head Teacher