BRISTOL.—Four scholarships are offered by the Society of Merchant Venturers to matriculated candidates of not less than 17 years of age. The scholarships provide free tuition; one is open to pupils in any secondary school; three are restricted to pupils of secondary schools situated in the counties of Gloucestershire, Somerset, and Wiltshire. A War Memorial scholarship is also offered, with a preference to a candidate needing pecuniary help who is the son of a former student who lost his life while serving with H.M. Forces during the War. Further particulars can be obtained from the Registrar of the Merchant Venturers' Technical College.