Paying for it - fee assistance
Camilla Smiley, Scholarship & Bursary Consultant at The Good Schools Guide will discuss the current state of bursary provision and Jesse R Elzinga will then talk about fee assistance at Sevenoaks.
Topics covered will include:
- costs of senior school fees (London day & boarding)
- difference between bursaries / scholarships
- the current general state of bursary provision
- how to talk to schools & what they will want to know about your finances
- how to use the Show to take the next steps
- how do independent schools recruit bursary candidates?
- how diverse are applicants?
- how academic or talented do applicants need to be?
- are children with SEN likely to qualify?
- how well do bursary students integrate socially?
- are there still awards for talents? eg sports, academic, music, arts etc?