General Excellence Scholarships


Status: Closed
Opening date: 25 November 2019
Closing date: 31 January 5.00pm sharp. Late applications will not be accepted.
Important information:

All applicants will be notified on whether they are  successful or unsuccessful via mail.

Only shortlisted boys will be contacted for interview.  

Are you eligible to apply?

General Excellence scholarships are available for boys entering Years 7–10 in 2021.

This scholarship is not open to boys who are currently attending the School.

Only shortlisted applicants will be invited for an interview.  


Selection will be based on all-round talent and will take into account some or all of the following:

  • A combination of high academic, sporting, performing arts and community service achievements


Partial tuition fees with varying value dependent on the talents of the applicant.  General Excellence Scholarships do not cover:

  • The cost of books, stationery or uniforms
  • Consolidated charge
  • Discretionary charges such as overseas trips.


Boys entering Years 7–10 in 2021.


Tenures vary but holders are expected to complete their education at BGS.

Special conditions

General Excellence scholarship holders are expected to:

  • Maintain a high standard of achievement in the areas of endeavour for which you were awarded the scholarship
  • Contribute positively and enthusiastically to School life. Progress and contribution to school life are reviewed annually.

A scholarship may be withdrawn if the Headmaster is not satisfied with the diligence or conduct of the holder. Failure to pay fees may also lead to withdrawal. The School reserves the right not to award any or all of the scholarships available. No boy may hold more than one scholarship.


Applications are currently closed.