Transforming Futures: BSB’s Scholarship Programme 2024-2025 is now open

The British School of Bucharest is committed to supporting talented and passionate students who aspire to a top education that facilitates access to an elite university abroad. BSB opened the Scholarship Programme 2024-2025, ‘Transforming Futures’, offering full and partial scholarships to students entering Year 10 (the IGCSE programme in the British Curriculum) and Year 12 (the ‘gold standard’ A-Level programme in the British Curriculum) in the next academic year; whether they are students in state or private schools. 

Jason Porter, Head of Secondary at the British School of Bucharest, states: ‘At BSB we are delighted to offer young people the chance to gain a Scholarship to study with us and become a part of our community. The Scholarship Programme allows students to access everything we have to offer and join us at BSB to achieve academically and flourish personally, as well as making a future valuable contribution and a difference not only locally and nationally, but also globally. We look forward to welcoming our potential scholars to the BSB Campus and meeting them for the Scholarship Programme.’

Embarking on the Journey: Application Process 

Students wishing to apply for the programme need to register, complete an application form, and prepare an essay and a portfolio to support their application, in addition to the required documents. For comprehensive details, please visit: BSB Scholarship Programme 2024.
Invitations are extended to aspiring students to submit their applications for the 2024-2025 Scholarship Programme ‘Transforming Futures’ by 13:00 on 15th March 2024, via email at

Navigating the Path: Essential Dates  

On 16th March 2024, selected candidates will undergo interviews and the GL Assessment Cognitive Ability Test (CAT). Subsequently, on 23rd March 2024, successful candidates from the initial stage will partake in English and Mathematics assessments. 
The conclusion arrives on 8th April 2024, when final results will be announced. 
Successful applicants stand to receive scholarships covering 10% to 100% of their tuition fees.

Journeys of Achievement: BSB Success Stories 

The British School of Bucharest is delighted to announce that more than 95% of its graduating students in the 2022-2023 academic year have been accepted into prestigious universities worldwide. These universities are located in the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, Spain, Slovakia, Switzerland, Romania, and the USA. Notable mentions include Oxford University, the University of Cambridge, Imperial College London, University of Durham, St. Andrews University, IE University Madrid, and Fordham University, USA.

Ilinca, a former BSB Scholarship holder and graduate of 2023, reflects: ‘The BSB Scholarship was more than an opportunity for me. It was a pathway into a new academic life which tailors to the unique needs of each of its students. I was lucky to create close connections with BSB teachers, which taught me more than academics, becoming mentors and strong role models. The BSB environment allowed me to flourish, offering the freedom and support for new projects and initiatives in which I developed the skills I will need for my future.’

An Unwavering Commitment: Academic Excellence

The British School of Bucharest has been consistently rated as ‘excellent’ for both ‘the quality of pupils learning and achievement’ and ‘the quality of pupils personal development’, receiving this rating twice in a row, in 2018 and again in 2022, by the UK Independent Schools Inspectorate (ISI).   

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