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Scholarship applications for 2020 entry are now closed

The St Michael’s Scholarship program encourages and recognises the diversity of our community, and the School’s commitment to each student’s holistic development and pursuit of educational excellence.

Students who receive a St Michael’s scholarship have exemplary character and share the values of our School community, leading as positive role models for their peers. Successful applicants will display dignity, respect, care and compassion, and exhibit personal responsibility.

St Michael’s Scholarships reward student achievement and effort in areas of academic excellence, all-round ability, science, maths, music and more.

 

Scholarships


Scholarships for students entering Years 5 to 10 in 2020:

  • Academic Scholarship

    The Academic Scholarship provides educational opportunity to students entering Years 5 to 10 with high academic potential and an exceptional academic record. Find out more.

  • All Rounder Scholarship

    Available to students who are enthusiastic and reliable contributors to all facets of life, the All Rounder Scholarship aims to provide educational opportunity to students who would be considered by their peers to be a visible role model of holistic education. Find out more.

  • Head of the School Scholarship

    Open to one new male student and one new female student looking to enter the School in Year 7 in 2020, the Head of the School Scholarship provides educational opportunity to students with proven academic performance and high potential, but who do not have the financial means to experience a St Michael’s education. Find out more.

  • High Achiever Scholarship

    Students who have an outstanding academic record and can demonstrate excellence in two or more areas of endeavour are invited to apply for the High Achiever Scholarship. Areas of endeavour might include a specific academic subject, sport, the arts, design, leadership or community service. Find out more.

  • Judith Whitworth Science and Maths Scholarship for Girls

    The Judith Whitworth Scholarship supports and promotes girls in Mathematics and Science at St Michael’s and beyond. The Whitworth Scholarship encourages young women to not only excel in Maths and Science but also look to a thriving career in the STEM fields. Find out more.

  • Music Scholarship

    Providing educational opportunity to talented young musicians entering Years 7 to 9, the Music Scholarship is open to students with a commitment and passion for music and learning an instrument. Find out more.

  • The Gidleigh Scholarship

    Through the generous endowment of a former St Michael’s Chaplain and Board member, the Gidleigh Scholarship provides an educational opportunity to a student in Year 10 who, for financial or other reasons, would not ordinarily be able to attend, or continue their studies, at St Michael’s. Find out more



Applications for all Scholarships closed 18 February 2019

Key dates for the 2020 Scholarship program:

 

  • Applications closed Monday 18 February 2019.
  • Academic testing Saturday 23 February 2019 from 9.00am–12.00pm at St Michael’s Grammar School.
  • Shortlisted candidates will be contacted on or after Monday 18 March 2019, and invited to an interview from 20–29 March 2019.


Selection process

St Michael’s takes a holistic approach to the scholarship process. When determining which applicants will be offered a scholarship the following is considered:

 

  • Information about the student provided in the application
  • The student’s two most recent school reports, current NAPLAN results and references
  • Edutest academic test results
  • Audition results (if applicable)
  • The outcome of an interview

 

PLEASE NOTE:

Only information requested during the application process will be accepted. St Michael’s will not accept any additional information. Scholarships are awarded at the discretion of the Head of the School, and terms and conditions for successful candidates will apply. Please see our Scholarship Policy.

If you have further questions, please contact the Student Recruitment Team on 03 8530 3310 or studentrecruitment@stmichaels.vic.edu.au.


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To find out more, explore How to Enrol or contact our Student Recruitment Team on +61 3 8530 3310 or at studentrecruitment@stmichaels.vic.edu.au.