The Professor John Webb Mathematics Scholarship 2016

Wynberg Boys' High School

We would like to inform you of our new scholarship programme for grade 8 applications for 2016. We will be offering the above scholarship, named after one of our prominent Old Boys, to a boy with outstanding mathematical ability.  The Scholarship will consist of a grant, this to be offset against school fees for the five years the winner will be at Wynberg. The value of the Scholarship is currently R15 000-00 per annum.

We invite applications from suitable candidates to sit the Scholarship examination. The details of this examination are as follows:

Date:                Monday, 2 March 2015

Time:               18h00 – 20h15

Venue:             Library, Wynberg Boys’ High School, Lovers Walk, Wynberg

Dress:              School uniform of the pupil’s present school

Content:          Paper 1:  Mathematics (grade 6 syllabus and creativity to be tested)

                          Paper 2:  General Knowledge

Equipment:    Writing implements (e.g. pen, pencil, ruler, eraser: no calculator or paper required)

The application procedure is as follows:

Download the Exam Application PDF here

Closing date for Scholarship Entries is Thursday 26 February 2015.  Parents or guardians can send the completed application form and a copy of his Grade 6 final report and results of Annual National Assessments in English & Maths for grade 6 to:

Ms Shireen van der Rheede
Wynberg Boys’ High School
Lovers Walk

e-mail:  shireenv(@)

or fax them to 021 761 0959.

Alternatively, these applications can be dropped off at the school.

Please note that writing this exam does not guarantee entry into Wynberg Boys’ High School.  It also does not commit the candidate to accepting a place at the school.

Many thanks for your support.

Yours sincerely

K C Richardson