Anthony Morris Scholarship
Named in honour of Mr Anthony Morris, Concord’s Principal from 1975 to 2005.
Mr Morris worked at Concord College for forty years and was Principal from 1975 to 2005. He was a man of huge warmth, expertise and experience whose passion for Concord was extraordinary. During his tenure the College was, for the first time, recognised internationally for its high standards and for its friendly welcoming atmosphere.
The Anthony Morris Scholarship is for Sixth Form boarding students only and is awarded to an outstanding potential student whose parents would not otherwise be able to afford to send them to Concord.
The process involves assessment of academic achievement and potential as well as means testing of family resources and income to ensure that the scholarships are awarded to those with most need. Typically, no more than one Anthony Morris Scholar is elected each year.
To apply for an Anthony Morris Scholarship the candidate must apply first for a Sixth Form boarding place following the normal admissions process.
Candidates must also submit the following documentation to the Admissions Secretary:
The Anthony Morris Scholarship Application Form (click here)
- A personal statement describing the applicant’s objectives, career/university aspirations, extra-curricular activities and their level of community involvement
- Reference letter from the current school Principal/Head Teacher
- Evidence of academic potential
- Certified copies of certificates and transcript
- A recent passport sized photograph
Completed scholarship applications will be reviewed by the Principal and the Board of the Anthony Morris Foundation.
Candidates who are shortlisted during the first stage of the application process will be invited for an online or an in-person interview.
Assessment of financial eligibility will then be carried out.
Successful applicants will receive a formal offer letter from the Principal. Unsuccessful applicants may continue to apply for a fee-paying place at Concord.
Where possible, completed applications for the Anthony Morris Scholarship should be sent to the College at least 12 months prior to the applicant’s chosen entry date. Please contact the Admissions Office ahead of making an application later than this.