Academic, Art, Drama, Music, and Sport Scholarships are awarded annually to candidates who are exceptionally talented in any one of these disciplines. All-Rounder Scholarships are also available to candidates who exhibit excellent academic potential plus ability in another area such as Music, Art, Sport or Drama. One Chess Scholarship is also awarded annually. Scholarship assessments take place in the academic year preceding entry and are open to pupils who have an excellent school report and recommendation from their headteacher.
Year 9 scholarships are available for pupils who are under 14 years of age on the 1st September of their academic year of entry. Sixth Form scholarships are available for pupils in Year 11 of their existing school.
Scholarships may be honorary or carry a nominal fee reduction of up to 15% of fees. If a scholarship has been awarded, parents in genuine financial need can also apply for a means-tested bursary.
A small number of Headmaster's Awards of up to 50% are also available in recognition of exceptional excellence in a particular area or areas.
To celebrate the introduction of Nine at Millfield from September 2014, the Governors of Millfield are providing a number of Nine at Millfield Academic Scholarships (pdf 324kb) to enable exceptionally talented young people to study at Millfield. These scholarships will be awarded to pupils of outstanding academic merit, who will bring distinction and commitment to the academic life of Millfield and have strengths in one or more area. This can be demonstrated by a sufficiently high standard in Art, Drama or Music.
To find out more, see our Scholarship Awards for entry in September 2014 (pdf 555kb) brochure, and our Scholarships and Bursaries Policy (pdf 205kb). Application forms for 13+ and 16+ scholarships are available here (pdf 159kb).
For more information or to apply for a scholarship, please contact the Admissions office on 01458 444296 or email email@example.com.