Star International School, Mirdif invites students to apply for one of our prestigious scholarships.

At our school, our vision is to grow the future leaders and global citizens of tomorrow, who will Go Beyond and change our world for the better. We are seeking role models and aspirational students who can help us achieve this vision.

You should be a student determined to Go Beyond and achieve your personal best both inside and beyond the classroom.

Our scholarships aim to celebrate students who excel in various subject areas.

Star International School, Mirdif awards these scholarships so that we can:

  • Recognise and celebrate academically distinguished students
  • Deepen the concepts of excellence and encourage all students to achieve their full potential
  • Promote positive attitudes towards knowledge and academic excellence
  • Spread the spirit of innovation among students


Subject-Specific Scholarships:

Our Sixth Form scholarship programme offers opportunities in various subjects, allowing students to pursue their passions and excel in their chosen areas of study. Scholarships are available in the following subjects:


Business Studies


Art and Design

Computer Science




English Literature





Product Design



Sports Studies (BTEC)

Business (BTEC)

Travel & Tourism (BTEC)

Hospitality (BTEC)



  • Achieve a minimum of grade 7, 8, or 9 in the subject I/GCSE or equivalent.
  • Provide the last three school reports from the previous school.
  • Provide evidence from Year 10 and 11 school reports of consistent hard work, determination, and commitment to the subject.
  • Provide a portfolio of at least 3 pieces of work in the relevant subject to be viewed and considered by the Head of Department/Head of Secondary.
  • Provide any evidence of learning beyond the classroom and extension work in this subject or related to it.
  • Provide any evidence of work experience beyond current school collaboration or competition in this subject or related to it.
  • Exhibit exceptional academic progress (getting better).
  • Have positively contributed to the school community.
  • Have an exceptionally high attendance record.

Important information:

  • Closing date for applications is: 1st June 2024
  • Please note incomplete applications or applications submitted without school reports will not be considered.
  • You can apply for our scholarships by submitting the application form.
  • Once the application form has been submitted, a member of the admissions team will contact the applicant on the process to submit the completed application package (form and evidence).
  • If you have questions about the scholarship, please email
  • Shortlisted applicants will be invited for an interview and a CAT4 test at school.
  • Successful applicants will be awarded a scholarship covering up to 75% of tuition fees for two academic years.
  • The uniform, transportation costs, trips, education materials, textbooks, and after-school activities provided by external providers (if applicable) are not included and must be paid by parents in full.