Community Scholarships

Recognising the power of student voice

Use your voice! Show how you're making a difference at St Mary's with a community scholarship.

Community scholarships are awarded to current students who excel at taking the lead to make a positive difference in a key area of school life.

  • Only available to current students
  • Awarded for a 12-month period
  • Applications can be made from students in Years 7, 8, 9, 10 and 12 in December
  • Awarded in January
  • Recipients receive a £25 gift voucher
  • All recipients complete a probationary period of one term

Tell us how you're making a difference in any of the following areas:

  • Debating
  • Digital
  • Eco
  • Inclusivity
  • International
  • Mary Ward values
  • Outdoor learning
  • Student voice
  • Wellbeing

Please note:

  • A fee remission does not apply to community scholarships
  • All scholarships are awarded at the Headmistress’ discretion

How to apply

We want to know how you're making a difference!

To apply, simply complete and return this application form and a supporting letter by 1 December 2023.