Kent College annually grants scholarships and awards to current and prospective students, who:

  • Demonstrate evidence of an outstanding academic performance
  • Fulfil specific criteria of a particular award
  • Positively participate in co-curricular activities
  • Are able to serve the School and the outside community
  • Demonstrate leadership either in their academic, co-curricular activities, or community activities
  • Are able to uphold the mission, vision and values of the school

The Scholarship Programme offers pupils in the Senior School a 50% fee reduction of the approved KHDA approved fees for a period of two years in the following categories:

  • Academic Achievement
  • Music and Performing Arts
  • Sporting Excellence
  • Arabic Studies (native and non-native)

Each student is eligible to receive no more than one scholarships per academic year. (For further information about eligibility, please email

Benefits of the Scholarship Awards

Students’ performance and contributions to the school community are very important and monitored each academic year. Current KCD Senior School students are eligible to apply and submit the supporting required documents, including a Referee Evaluation Form, to the Principal’s Executive Assistant to be tabled at the Scholarship Review Committee meeting. Prospective students, not yet enrolled at KCD Senior School, may apply for a Scholarship at the time of making a regular application to the school.

Scholarship Application Procedure

  • Applicants should complete the Scholarship Application Form
  • The application needs to be submitted with all required relevant supporting documents and/or materials
  • Applicants who have submitted a completed application will receive an acknowledgement from the Principal’s Executive Assistant on behalf of the Scholarships Review Committee to confirm receipt of documents
  • After the preliminary screening process, shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview with the Scholarship Panel
  • Any printed copy can be posted or delivered in person to : The Executive Assistant to the Principal Kent College
  • For enquiries, please contact us at +971 4 318 0700 or

Further Advice and Help

For prospective families you are very welcome to seek more information by emailing the Principal’s Executive Assistant at or calling +971 4 318 0700.