Scholarship & Bursaries

 
Dwight School Seoul offers merit based scholarships for new and current students who demonstrate expertise in the following scholarship categories:
  • Academic Excellence
  • Athletics
  • Creative, Performing and Visual Art
  • Technology
Explore the options below to see which scholarship best represents your spark of genius at Dwight.

How to Apply

New Students

Categories

Academic IB Excellence

 

Scholarship (10%-100%)
  • Demonstrate exceptional academic ability
  • Maintain an average grade of 6 on the second semester report
  • A balanced student who models the attributes of the IB Learner Profile and lives the Dwight School Seoul Mission 'to ignite the spark of genius'

New Students Application Form 

Application Period
  • Intake: Dec 13, 2019 - Jan 31, 2020
  • Audition period: Feb 10, 2020 - March 20, 2020
  • Decision: March 27, 2020

Athletic

 

Scholarship (10%-100% - volleyball or basketball)
  • Compete in two varsity seasons during the academic year
  • The student must have a proven record of outstanding athleticism while exemplifying good sportsmanship, including attitude toward team members, coaches, officials, and spectators at current and/or previous schools

New Students Application Form 

Application Period
  • Intake: Dec 13, 2019 - Jan 31, 2020
  • Audition period: Feb 10, 2020 - March 20, 2020
  • Decision: March 27, 2020

Music

 

Scholarship (10%-100% - instrumental or voice)
  • Successful students will be self-driven leaders and promote music interests whole school
  • Successful students will be required to exhibit their talents on behalf of Dwight, including, but not limited to: the School Production, Dwight International Music Festival, KIMEA, AMIE and ISTA events, and other Dwight sponsored occasions (i.e., BCCK, ANZA, Embassy events)

New Students Application Form 

Application Period
  • Intake: Dec 13, 2019 - Jan 31, 2020
  • Audition period: Feb 10, 2020 - March 20, 2020
  • Decision: March 27, 2020

Technology

 

Scholarship (10%-100% - Robotics, programming, animation and software)
  • Demonstrate knowledge, understanding, and skills in the selected area
  • Provide evidence of work completed that demonstrates knowledge and/or skills that benefit the community

New Students Application Form 

Application Period
  • Intake: Dec 13, 2019 - Jan 31, 2020
  • Audition period: Feb 10, 2020 - March 20, 2020
  • Decision: March 27, 2020

Current Dwight Students

Categories

Academic

 

Academic
  • Applicants must be great all-around students who personify the IB Attitudes, Learner Profile and Dwight School Seoul Mission and Philosophy AND demonstrate exceptional academic abilities by maintaining an average mark of 6 in course work.

Dwight Students Application Form 

Application Period
  • Intake: Dec 13, 2019 - Jan 31, 2020
  • Audition period: Feb 10, 2020 - March 20, 2020
  • Decision: March 27, 2020

Athletic

 

Athletic
  • Applicants must exemplify good sportsmanship, including attitude toward team members, coaches, equipment, officials and spectators. Applicants must also demonstrate a proven record of outstanding athleticism and will represent Dwight in two full seasons on a Varsity Team. The Dwight Athletic Director will verify each applicant’s records for participation.

Dwight Students Application Form 

Application Period
  • Intake: Dec 13, 2019 - Jan 31, 2020
  • Audition period: Feb 10, 2020 - March 20, 2020
  • Decision: March 27, 2020

Performing & Visual Arts

 

Performing & Visual Arts
  • Applicants must perform two pieces or provide a portfolio of works. Applicants may be required to exhibit work in the Dwight Gallery or participate in Dwight School Seoul performances.

Dwight Students Application Form 

Application Period
  • Intake: Dec 13, 2019 - Jan 31, 2020
  • Audition period: Feb 10, 2020 - March 20, 2020
  • Decision: March 27, 2020

Technology

 

Technology (Robotics, Programming, Animation, Software)
  • Applicants must demonstrate outstanding knowledge in a selected area and provide samples of works completed.

Dwight Students Application Form 

Application Period
  • Intake: Dec 13, 2019 - Jan 31, 2020
  • Audition period: Feb 10, 2020 - March 20, 2020
  • Decision: March 27, 2020

      

Additional requirements

Full Scholarship

  • Audition
  • Pass Dwight Scholarship Panel Audition
  • Portfolio of work submitted for review by the Scholarship Panel
  • Submit music portfolio and pass the portfolio review
  • Interview
  • Instrumental and voice
  • By accepting the Scholarship, the Scholar commits to forming a band/ensemble with the other Dwight students and scholarship holders

Merit Scholarship

  • Audition
  • Pass Dwight Scholarship Panel Audition
  • Portfolio of work submitted for review by the Scholarship Panel
  • Submit music portfolio and pass the portfolio review
  • Interview
  • Band/Ensemble
  • By accepting the Scholarship, the Scholar commits to forming a band/ensemble with the other scholarship holders
Applicants must demonstrate outstanding leadership skills both globally and in the local community.
Scholarship are applied toward tuition the following August. Scholarship awards will range from 10% to 100% of tuition. Applicants are required to submit completed documentation and be prepared to showcase their talents before a panel.
The 2019-2020 application deadline is January 31, 2020. No late applications will be considered.
Awards will be determined by March 27, 2020.
Please note that all applicants must maintain a minimum mark of five (or six for an Academic Scholarship), and be participating in applicable events and programs in order to maintain eligibility for their scholarship.
Recipients will receive the scholarship based upon panelist input and based upon availability.
Failure to remain in good standing, both academically and socially, will result in the forfeit of scholarship funds.
To apply for scholarships please contact the Admission Office at admissions@dwight.or.kr.