For students joining Sixth Form (internal and external)
Sixth Form Music Scholarship
This Scholarship provides up to a total of 25% fee remission, plus free music tuition on the instrument of your child’s choice whilst a student at Wolverhampton Grammar School. The student who is awarded the Music Scholarship must meet the Sixth Form academic entrance requirements and should be working at Grade 6 standard and aiming to reach Grade 8 standard in the Sixth Form.
Music Scholars are expected to make a significant contribution to musical life during their time at the School. This will include taking part in musical and/or other events which highlight the strengths of our music provision at Wolverhampton Grammar School.
The Old Wulfrunian (OW) Sports Scholarship
The OW Sports Scholarship is offered to one student as a full fee-paying place. Applicants must be living in the Wolverhampton area (WV postcode) and must fulfil the criteria for entry into the Sixth Form and undertake an interview with the Head of Sixth Form and the Director of Sport, as well as a practical assessment.
Successful candidates will have a strong sporting ability demonstrated through one of the following:
- County/Regional/National representation at their chosen sport
- Member of Elite group and / or Academy linked to a professional sporting club or organisation
- National ranking in their chosen sport
The OW Sports Scholarship is a means tested award and may vary according to the level of family income, however to be considered for the OW Sports Scholarship, as an indicative guideline the family’s household income should not exceed the region of £60,000 per annum.
The OW Sports Scholar will be expected to make a significant contribution to the sporting life at the school and to be available to represent Wolverhampton Grammar School in competitive matches and attend relevant training sessions as required.
For current students
Current WGS students are invited to apply for one or more of our Sixth Form Scholarships as they progress from Year 11 into Sixth Form. The following are only offered to students moving up from Wolverhampton Grammar Senior School:
Sixth Form Subject Scholarships
These Scholarships reward current Wolverhampton Grammar School Year 11 students who are excelling in a subject that they wish to study at Sixth Form. Applicants will sit scholarship exams in the Spring term. Recipients of a Sixth Form Subject Scholarship will receive:
- A £500 academic grant to be awarded in the first term of Lower Sixth
- Presentation of a Sixth Form Scholar’s Tie
- Publication as a Sixth Form Scholar in The Independent and Wulfrunian (alumni magazine)
Governors’ Academic Scholarships
Awarded to current Wolverhampton Grammar School students entering the Sixth Form who demonstrate the highest levels of academic endeavour and achievement. The Governors’ Academic Scholarships provide up to 50% remission on fees.