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.
Key dates for the 2021 Scholarship program:
* Please note: dates above are indicative only, finalised Program dates for 2021 entry will be announced prior to applications opening in November.
The Academic Scholarship provides educational opportunity to students entering Years 5 to 10 with high academic potential and an exceptional academic record.
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.
Open to one new male student and one new female student looking to enter the School in Year 7, 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
* Please note: Scholarships above are a guide only, the full Scholarship Program for 2021 will open in November 2019.
St Michael’s takes a holistic approach to the scholarship process. When determining which applicants will be offered a scholarship the following is considered:
Only information requested during the application process is accepted. St Michael’s does not accept any additional information. Scholarships are awarded at the discretion of the Head of the School, and terms and conditions for successful candidates apply. Please see our Scholarship Policy.