Welcome to the ICS 50% Academic Scholarship Program

Every year ICS offers 10 places for outstanding secondary students looking to join Year 9 (Grade 8), Year 10 (Grade 9) and Year 12 (Grade 11) in the following academic year. Students who succeed in the selection process can receive up to 50% on the annual registration and tuition fees.

The selection process is very thorough and is based on a well structured criteria. Please find below the information you need to know before you apply.

 

Key Criteria

  1. The student should have an exemplary academic record, and be highly motivated to succeed in their studies and extracurricular endeavors (evidence - school transcript for the past three years)

  2. The student should have a history of positive behaviour and contribution to the wider life of the school (evidence - school letter of reference)

  3. The student should demonstrate the aptitude, attainment and attitudes necessary to excel at ICS (evidence - Day of Assessment to include academic assessments, essays and an interview)

 

Assessments

After submitting an application, applicants will be contacted to schedule a day for student  assessment at ICS.

All students applying for a scholarship must complete the following assessments:

  • Cognitive Abilities Test (CAT4)

  • Pupil Attitudes to Self and School (PASS)

In addition, students applying for a scholarship to enter Year 9 (Grade 8) or Year 10 (Grade 9) must complete the following three assessments:

  • Progress through English (PTE)

  • Progress through Maths (PTM)

  • Progress through Science (PTS)

Students applying for a scholarship to enter Year 12 (Grade 11) must complete a past IGCSE paper in both English (First Language) and Mathematics.

Application

If you would like to apply for an Academic Scholarship at ICS, please submit the intention form below to apply and register for the assessment day. The deadline for applications is Thursday, 28 February 2019. Should you have any questions about the ICS Academic Scholarship Program, please reach out to the Admissions office at +962 6 479 0666, or send an email to scholarships@ics.edu.jo