Scholarships

Otago Boys' High School offers a range of scholarships outlined below. For further information, please contact the school.

Board of Trustees Scholarships

The Board of Trustees Scholarship is awarded for:

  • Academic achievement
  • Cultural Achievement
  • Sporting Achievement

These scholarships are awarded to Year 9 students in the latter part of the year on the recommendation of the staff. They are awarded following exams or to recognise outstanding sporting or cultural achievements in the time they have been at OBHS.

Don Nicholson Scholarship

Families experiencing financial hardship can apply for this scholarship. It is awarded to assist junior country boys of good all round ability to attend School House. Apply in writing to the Rector's Secretary (school.sec@obhs.school.nz).

Please be assured that any enquiries regarding scholarships and assistance are treated in absolute confidence.

Ministry of Education Boarding Allowances

Information on boarding allowances can be found on the education.govt.nz website.

Sporting Scholarships

The school offers a range of sporting scholarships to recognise excellent potential in various sports. Information for these can be obtained from the school office.