Applications to the 2020 Gold Service Scholarship are now closed.  You can follow the 2020 Competition on our Press page and via our Twitter and Instagram (@goldscholarship) using the handle #GSS2020.


Quarter Finals
Saturday 26th October – The Langham
Monday 28th October – Hotel Cafe Royal
The Quarter Final will  be spread over two days, candidates will only be required to attend one of the sessions.

Semi Finals
Monday 25th November – Rosewood London

Finalists’ Masterclass
Thursday 9th January – The Corinthia

The Final

Monday 13th January– The Corinthia

Awards Ceremony
Wednesday 12th February – The Berkeley

Scholarship Prizes
February 2020 – February 2021

Further information regarding the competition can be read here.

If you exceeded the age limit (see Competition Outline) for the Gold Service Scholarship, we recommend that you consider applying for the Master of Culinary Arts (MCA), further details can be found here.

If you are considering entering the Gold Service Scholarship 2021, please read about the Annual Awards of Excellence here. Applications for the these Awards will open in January 2020.