Category Archives: Olympic Bursary

Week 6 – Success for one of our Olympic Bursary Winners

Since the  2012 Olympic Games in London, Rotary in Sherborne has each year awarded Olympic Bursaries worth £500 each, to two young people from the Gryphon School to help them achieve their sporting dreams for success. Interested pupils are asked … Continue reading

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2016 Winners of our Andrew Simpson Olympic Bursaries

In 2012, in recognition of the London Olympics, the two Rotary clubs in Sherborne decided to offer a bursary to two youngsters from the Gryphon School, each year until the Rio Olympics in 2016. Now for the fourth year two … Continue reading

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Sherborne’s Olympic Bursary Winners 2015

  For the third year since the 2012 Olympic Games, the Rotary Clubs of Sherborne and Sherborne Castles have awarded a bursary to some highly talented young people from the Gryphon School who are already competing at county level and … Continue reading

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Andrew Simpson Bursary Winners Meet Dame Kelly Holmes

This years winners of the Andrew Simpson Olympic Bursary, from the Gryphon School in Sherborne, had a weekend to remember when they were invited to the Powerman event on 11th May. As well as holding the tape at the end of … Continue reading

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Our Olympic Legacy Bursaries

We are again awarding two Olympic Bursaries this year so this seems a good time to review how last years awards went.    Following the successful 2012 Olympic Games it was agreed that both Rotary Clubs in Sherborne would give £500 per annum for … Continue reading

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