How to Join Us


  • Financial Assistance and Bursaries

    Financial assistance is available to those families with pupils entering Bolton School from ages 11 through to 18. Bursaries ensure that pupils are drawn from diverse backgrounds; many of our students are from families whose income is below the national average. Currently, one in five pupils receives a Bursary-assisted...

  • The George Lancashire Bursary Fund

    The George Lancashire Bursary honours a former teacher and entitles a gifted pupil (aged 11+) from any area within the Metropolitan Borough of Salford to a partially or fully funded education at Bolton School. The Bursary is means-tested and is available to the pupil for each year (11-18) of their study in our Senior Girls’ or Senior Boys’...

  • Leverhulme Trust to fund Sixth Formers

    Bolton School is celebrating having secured further bursary funding from The Leverhulme Trust. The money will be used to help pay the full tuition fees of eight students each year. The money is in addition to that already given by the trust to help fund the education of 11-16 year olds at the School. The School's Clerk & Treasurer said: "We...

  • Bursary Testimonials - Past Five Years

    Click to read testimonials from some of our bursary recipients over the past five years, reflecting on their time and experiences at Bolton School.