Collect picture of Llyan Benamor Chikhaou with mum Lalia Amal Chikhaoui at Eton when he went for tests before being offered the place. . See SWNS story SWNNeton. A bright schoolboy who cares for his disabled mum in their council flat is about to go to the hallowed halls of Eton after being awarded an £80,000 scholarship. Ilyan Benamor, 15, will rub shoulders with the elite at the world’s most famous school which counts Princes’ William and Harry and PM Boris Johnson among its many illustrious alumni. To win the coveted place, Ilyan went through a gruelling three-day assessment at the Berkshire school, which included three entrance exams and multiple interviews. But whilst his new classmates will have lived lives of luxury and privilege in stark contrast Ilyan's life has been full of heartache and struggle.