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Scholarships & Bursaries


A scholarship award entitles post holders to a 10% reduction in school fees.  All scholarship applications need to be submitted by 10 January 2021 for September 2022 entry.

Each discipline has different assessment requirements, which can be requested by contacting Once you have returned the application form, you will be contacted by a member of the Admissions team to arrange an assessment, based on the dates below.
The following Scholarships are available at both 13+ and 16+ entry: 

  • ALL-ROUNDER | Academic and at least one of the other below disciplines | Assessment: As per the chosen disciplines below
  • ACADEMIC | Papers can be completed at the applicant’s own school | Assessment: 10 February 2022
  • ART | Assessment: 7 February 2022
  • DESIGN & TECHNOLOGY | Assessment: 8 February 2022
  • DRAMA (13+) or PERFORMING ARTS (16+) | Assessment: 9 February 2022
  • MUSIC | Assessment: 9 February 2022
  • SAILING | Will be arranged at the start of the Summer Term 2022
  • SPORT ALL-ROUNDER or TEAM PLAYER | For those who excel in one of more of our traditional team sports (Cricket, Hockey, Rugby, Lacrosse, Tennis, Netball or Swimming) | Assessment: 8 February 2022
  • SPORT ELITE PLAYER | For those who excel in Cycling, Golf or Football and wish to be considered for our Elite Sport Programmes | Assessment: 8 February 2022
Please complete the Scholarship Application form in the Downloads box on this page and submit this with your Registration Form if you would like a Scholarship assessment to take place.


Parents are also encouraged to apply for financial help, if required, to enable them to send their child to Milton Abbey through a means-tested bursary. A bursary can also be combined with a scholarship, if one is awarded.

Applications for bursaries should be made to the Finance Director by the end of December 2021 for September 2022 entry or earlier by request. The Finance Committee will consider any such applications in conjunction with a scholarship award given or pending. Please contact the Admissions Team for a Bursury Application form.