The Excellence Prize is awarded to high achieving students who perform exceptionally well at A Level or undergraduate level and have a place at a leading university. Up to three prizes of £3,000 are awarded annually.

Candidates for the Excellence Prize must meet the following criteria:

  • Achieve a minimum of 3 A grades at A Level
  • Attend or have been accepted to an academic institution which is regarded as excellent in that field of study
  • Have a track record of community/voluntary work or significant contribution to the community

Applications for the 2018 Excellence Prize will open on 16th August and close on 21st September 2018.

Candidates must submit an application form along with the required evidence via email to

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend an interview before the final decision is made.

Application forms are available to download here .