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Alexandra College Day Scholarship

The Alexandra College Day Scholarship covers tuition fees from 1st to 6th Year, provided that the Principal receives satisfactory reports each year of progress and conduct and that high standards are reached in examinations. 

Applicants must be at least 12 years of age on 1 January 2023 and under 13 years of age on 1 May 2022. All applicants must be in 6th Class in Primary School or equivalent. Students who have completed all or part of a 1st Year Secondary Course are not eligible to sit for the Scholarship Examination. No exception can be made under any circumstances.

Scholarship Exam

The Alexandra College Day Scholarship is awarded on the basis of means, passion for education, and academic ability; all candidates must sit the Scholarship Exam to be considered. There is no set syllabus for the exam; the standard is that of 6th Class of State Primary Schools. The subjects for the Examination are English and Mathematics. It is the policy of the College not to make available copies of previous examination papers. Please note also that details of results will not be given. The school reserves the right to withhold some or all of the scholarships should a sufficiently high standard not be reached by the entrants in the examination.

This year’s Scholarship Exam will be held on Saturday 20 November at 10 am. Please note that there is a non-refundable fee for the examination of €100 to be paid on EasyPayments which must accompany the application. The closing date for receipt of applications is Friday 12 November.

To register your interest in the Alexandra College Day Scholarship, please ring us at +353 1 4977571 or complete the contact form below. 

Scholarship Enquiry

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