The Wilberforce Scholarship

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The Wilberforce School offers a merit-based scholarship, to be given to an outstanding new* Upper School student (9-12). The scholarship covers 90% of tuition for the first year. Wilberforce Scholars who maintain a GPA of 3.5 and exemplary conduct will have the scholarship renewed each year until graduating from high school. This is a merit-based, competitive scholarship.

Scholarship applicants should complete the Wilberforce Scholarship Application. Finalists will be called in for interviews by the scholarship committee. Applications for the 2019-2020 school year are due by Sunday, January 27, 2019.

If you have questions, please contact our Admissions Office.

*Please note: The donors who fund this scholarship have stipulated that it is to be given to new applicants only and that currently enrolled students are not eligible for the scholarship. Their intent is that this scholarship will expand the number of outstanding scholars at the school.

Click here to download the scholarship application.

Non-Discrimination Policy

The Wilberforce School admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally made available to students at the school. The Wilberforce School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in the administration of its educational and admissions policies, scholarship programs, or athletic and other school administered programs.