Scholarships

Scholarships are available for entry to the Senior School only. Entrance and scholarship examinations for Year 7, September 2023 will be held in January 2023 at St Nicholas’ School.

Academic, Music, Sport, Art and Drama scholarships available and each are worth up to 20% of the school fees.

Academic Scholarship
Candidates who wish to apply for an academic scholarship must notify the Registrar by November 2022.  There are scholarship papers in Mathematics, English and Verbal Reasoning.

Music Scholarship
Candidates are required to sit the Entrance Examinations. Those applying should hold a Grade IV certificate in their chosen discipline and be working beyond this level towards Grade V.

Sport Scholarship
Candidates are required to sit the Entrance Examination and will then be invited for further interviews based on their performance in the Entrance Examination. Those applying are expected to be competing at club level in one sport.

Art Scholarship
Candidates are required to sit the Entrance Examination and will then be invited to sit a drawing examination and submit a portfolio of artwork, following success in the Entrance Examinations.

Drama Scholarship
Candidates are required to sit the Entrance Examination and will then be invited to perform two monologues and attend an interview to discuss their past work and future aspirations.

Scholarships will be awarded only if candidates meet the criteria.
For further information please contact the Admissions & Marketing Registrar at registrar@st-nicholas.hants.sch.uk

Bursaries
A number of means tested bursaries are available for new applicants to the School.

Application forms can be obtained from the Bursar by emailing 
bursar@st-nicholas.hants.sch.uk

A number of means tested bursaries are offered by the school. Bursaries may also be available to parents whose children are already at the school and whose financial situation has significantly deteriorated. (Please contact the Bursar for details.)