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Foundation Awards for Day Pupils

Several Foundation Awards are made each year to day boy and day girl applicants for entry at 13+ and 16+. The purpose of Foundation Awards to widen access to a Rugby School education for local children. 

Successful candidates for a Foundation Award will meet three key criteria:

  • They will show during our admissions process that they will thrive in our academic and co-curricular school life
  • They will live within 10 miles of Rugby School, excluding the City of Coventry
  • Their parents will be assessed as being eligible for means-tested bursary assistance towards fees to augment the 10% fee remission carried by the Award

The level of support provided can be augmented up to 100% of the day fees subject to means assessment; a Confidential Statement of Financial Circumstances must be completed and should be submitted to the Bursar before the examination closing date.

 

FOUNDATION AWARDS AT 13+ (YEAR 9)
These Awards qualify exclusively for entrance to Town House (boys) and Southfield (girls). The examination takes place in early February of Year 8.

FOUNDATION AWARDS AT 16+ (YEAR 12)
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hese Awards qualify exclusively for entrance to Town House (boys) and Southfield (girls). Awards will be based on the standard assessment process for 16+ entry together with subject based interviews.