HOW TO APPLY
Hit the APPLY NOW button at the top of the page to start your application.
Academic scholarship applications are submitted via Edutest, an external service provider. An application fee applies.
Academic scholarships for 2021 entry will close Monday 9 March 2020. Applications for other scholarships for 2021 entry will close Friday 29 May 2020.
A strict application timeline process is applies for applications, interviews, offers and acceptance of offers.
DURATION OF SCHOLARSHIPS
Awards are tenable to the completion of Year 12 at Scotch Oakburn College, subject to review at the end of each semester by the Head of School. The review takes into consideration the student’s results, their active participation in College activities and advancing Scotch Oakburn College’s reputation through exemplary presentation and behaviour in and out of the school. Scholarship recipients are expected to demonstrate a strong commitment to Scotch Oakburn College.
VALUE OF SCHOLARSHIPS
Scholarships are awarded at the Principal’s discretion. The percentage of tuition fee remission will vary according to students’ abilities and personal circumstances. The tuition fee covers all tuition costs. They do not cover other costs which are a responsibility of the parent, guardian or carer. Inclusions and exclusions may differ at the Principal’s discretion.
MEANS TESTED SCHOLARSHIPS
Both the John Webster and Kathleen Thomas Scholarships are means-tested. Means testing is applied to successful scholarship recipients and will determine the level of scholarship offered. Means tested scholarships are specifically set aside for eligible families who would be unable to afford the normal tuition fees. After successfully qualifying for the applicable scholarship you will be contacted by our Business Office to complete means testing.