Academic scholarships

A number of scholarships are available annually to learners of exceptional academic ability who are preparing to enter Grade 8. Scholarships are awarded at the discretion of the executive head, following scholarship tests.

In order to qualify for a scholarship, candidates must first pass entrance tests in English and Mathematics.

Cultural scholarships

Grantleigh offers cultural scholarships.  The minimum requirement for such a scholarship is for the learner to have passed Grade III theory and practical exams for a musical instrument.

Sports scholarships

One or more sports scholarships may be awarded to learners who have passed their entrance examination and have performed well at provincial level in a major school sport (i.e. tennis, swimming, hockey, netball).

How to apply for a scholarship

For further details, please contact the marketing officer, Caroline Stevens, on tel. 035 580 1581.

A detailed curriculum vitae should be submitted when applying for a scholarship.


Scholarships are awarded for the learner’s full career at Grantleigh on the understanding that the successful applicant:

  • Will make every effort to maintain the high standard of which they are considered capable
  • Will uphold the school’s code of conduct
  • Will not behave in such a manner as to bring the school into disrepute

    Click on download to view the scholarship application form.