Matthew Flinders Anglican College is committed to providing a wide range of learning opportunities across all areas of the curriculum and to nurturing individual student’s talents and interests. As part of this commitment, the College offers Academic, General Excellence and Performance Scholarships for students with special talents who, in turn, will make a significant contribution to the life of the College.
The scholarships, remitting 50% of tuition fees, are offered to students entering Years 7–12. The Principal’s Scholarship, offering full remission of tuition fees, is offered to outstanding students not currently enrolled at the College. The scholarship will be awarded for the duration of the student’s Secondary schooling, subject to satisfactory performance and progress.
Scholarship applications for entry in 2019 will open in November.
Flinders Scholarship (Academic)
Applicants for the Flinders Scholarship (Academic) must demonstrate outstanding academic ability.
The scholarship, offering 50% remission of tuition fees, will be awarded for the duration of the student’s Secondary schooling, and will be subject to an annual review.
General Excellence Scholarships, remitting 50% of tuition fees, are offered to students entering Years 7-12. Applicants must demonstrate excellence across three areas: strong academic ability (as opposed to the requirement of outstanding academic ability for a Flinders Scholarship Academic), leadership and/or service to the community, and significant achievement in ONE of the following: Music, Sport or The Arts.
Music– Performance Scholarship
Music Scholarships – Performance, remitting 50% of tuition fees, are offered to students entering Years 7-12. Applicants must demonstrate outstanding musical ability. Scholarships are offered on the basis of an audition and a subsequent interview with the Principal.
Sport – Performance Scholarship
Performance Scholarships – Sport, remitting 50% of tuition fees, are offered to students entering Years 7-12. Applicants for the Sport – Performance Scholarships must demonstrate sound academic ability along with outstanding performance in the field of sport (including chess or debating). Applicants are also to show evidence of broad involvement across school life.
The Principal’s Scholarship
The Principal’s Scholarship, offering full remission of tuition fees, is offered to an outstanding student not currently enrolled at the College. The winner will be selected from one of the following scholarship categories: Flinders Scholarship (Academic); General Excellence; Music – Performance; Sport – Performance.