Applications for the 2019 Scholarship are now closed, information regarding the competition can be read here.


Quarter Finals
Friday 26th October – The Berkeley
Saturday 27th October – The Langham
The Quarter Final will  be spread over two days, candidates will only be required to attend one of the sessions.

Semi Finals
Monday 26th November – Rosewood London

Finalists’ Masterclass
January 2019, Date and Location TBC

The Final

January/February 2019, Date and Location TBC

Awards Ceremony
February 2019, Date and Location TBC


Follow the Competition on our Press page, and via our Twitter and Instagram (@goldscholarship), using the handle #GSS2019.

If you exceeded the age limit (see Competition Outline), we recommend that you consider applying for the Master of Culinary Arts (MCA):

If you are also considering entering the Annual Awards of Excellence, we recommend that you complete this Award before entering for the Gold Service Scholarship. Applications will open in January 2020:

Good luck to all of our 2019 candidates.