Scholarships

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, our College offers Academic, General Excellence, Music, Sport and Principal’s Scholarships for students with special talents who, in turn, will make a significant contribution to the life of our College.

The Academic, General Excellence, Music and Sports 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 our College. The scholarship will be awarded for the duration of the student’s Secondary schooling, subject to satisfactory performance and progress.

Scholarship applications – Open in January 2019 (for 2020 entry)

Academic Scholarship

Applicants for the Academic Scholarship must demonstrate outstanding academic ability. The scholarships are open to students entering Years 7 – 12.

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

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 an Academic Scholarship, leadership and/or service to the community, and significant achievement in ONE of the following: Music, Sport or The Arts.

Music

Music Scholarships, 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. Applicants are also required to sit the academic testing.

The Principal’s Scholarship

The Principal’s Scholarship, offering full remission of tuition fees, is offered to an outstanding student not currently enrolled at our College. The winner will be selected at the Principal’s discretion from one of the following scholarship categories: Academic; General Excellence; and Music. Note: Sport applicants may apply for the Principal’s Scholarship in July.

Scholarship applications – Open in July 2019 (for 2020 entry)

Sport

Sport Scholarships, remitting 50% of tuition fees, are offered to students entering Years 7-12. Applicants 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. Applicants are not required to sit the academic testing.

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 the Sport category, at the Principal’s discretion.