Scholarship and Bursaries
ISNS offer full and partial scholarships and bursaries to academically gifted students who are globally minded and ambitious, and who enroll at ISNS on a full year, full time basis. Children of staff members and board members are not eligible for the ISNS Scholarship & Bursaries Programmes.
Students who are awarded the scholarships and bursaries will receive credit on their tuition fees. The scholarships and bursaries are applicable only towards the recipient’s tuition at ISNS for the stated academic year.
Criteria for Scholarships:
Most Improved Scholarships (15,000RMB): Eight scholarships will be given to students in Grades 1 to 4 who demonstrated the most growth related to their academic studies throughout the year.
IB Learner Profile and PYP Attitudes (30,000RMB): Eight scholarships will be given to students in Grades 1 to 4 who best demonstrated the attributes of the Learner Profile and PYP Attitudes throughout the year.
Leadership (40,000RMB): Two scholarships will be given to students in Grades 1 to 4 who best demonstrated effective leadership qualities and a model for humanity.
IB Learner Profile, Community Involvement and Leadership (15,000RMB): Six scholarships will be given to students in Grades 5 to 9 who best demonstrated the attributes of the Learner Profile and were highly involved in the school community as leaders.
Academic and Overall Achievement (60,000RMB): Five scholarships will be given, one to each of the top achieving students at each grade level in grades 5 to 9.
Learner Profile and CAS (15,000RMB): Two scholarships, one each in Grades 10 and 11, will be given to students who best demonstrated the attributes of the Learner Profile and were highly involved in the school community as leaders.
Academic and Overall Achievement (80,000RMB): Two scholarships will be given, one to each of the top achieving students at each grade level in grades 10 and 11.
*Application includes only basic information. For MYP and DP students, the application must be filled out by the student. Disqualified if parent completes it.
Scholarships decisions will be made by a Scholarship Committee appointed by the school and will be based on academic excellence, as well as social contributions to the whole school community and the global community. Student interviews may be part of the selection process.
ISNS’s Bursary Programme supports students who show academic promise and make contributions to the whole school community, but may be in need of financial assistance. A student application and interview will be required in the selection process along with providing all necessary documents from parents. Details will be discussed on an individual, confidential basis.
Primary and Middle years levels, grades K-5 and 6-10:
- Four full tuition bursaries
High school levels, grades 11-12:
- One full tuition bursary
Students who have been awarded the scholarships and bursaries are required to pay for the remainder of the full school year fees by April 20, 2017. The scholarships and bursaries cannot be exchanged for cash, and cannot be combined with other offers. Please refer to the ISNS Fees Schedule for details about school fees.
The application deadline for the 2016-17 Scholarships & Bursaries Programmes is March 3, 2017.
If you have any questions, please contact ISNS Admissions Office.