Brian Saville Scholarship

The Brian Saville Scholarship was launched in September 2015.  The scholarship is for boys joining the school in Year 9 (13+) or Year 12 (16+) who excel academically or show outstanding talent in Art, Drama, Music or Sport.

What does the Brian Saville scholarship offer?
In addition to our standard scholarship award of up to 10% of fees, boys (external candidates only) can be awarded up to a further 25% of annual school fees from the Brian Saville scholarship fund, which gives a total award of up to 35% of annual school fees.

Who is Brian Saville (1930-2013)?
A pupil at Bedford School from 1940-1948, Brian Saville spent much of his career in the wholesale grocery trade. His generous legacy to the school has been used to fund capital developments and to establish an endowed fund to support the Brian Saville Scholarships. We are delighted to be able to make these awards in his name and to offer many talented boys the opportunity to benefit from a Bedford School education for many years to come. 

 

Professor John Roach Scholarship

The John Roach Scholarship was launched in September 2016. The scholarship is for boys joining us for the Sixth Form who demonstrate exceptional academic talent.

What does the Professor John Roach scholarship offer?
In addition to our standard scholarship award of up to 10% of fees, boys (external candidates only) can be awarded up to a further 25% of annual school fees from the Professor John Roach scholarship fund, which gives a total award of up to 35% of annual school fees.

Who is Professor John Roach MA PhD (1920-2015)?
A pupil at Bedford School from 1931-1938, Professor John Roach was a Life Fellow of Corpus Christi College, Cambridge and Emeritus Professor of Education at the University of Sheffield. He devoted much of his life to the study of the History of Education, making a significant contribution to the subject and was a much respected and eminent historian. His generous legacy to the school has been used to establish an endowed fund in his name.