ELTHAM College
Application for Scholarships for entry to Years 5, 7, 8 & 9 in 2019
Saturday, 24 February 2018
$100.00

Payment is made at the end of this registration process online. If payment is not made, your registration WILL NOT be valid.

Friday, 16 February 2018
$245.00
Saturday, 17 February 2018

Applications received on or after this date will be charged the Late Fee rate.

Monday, 19 February 2018

Please refer to the eligibility and selection crierion for each of the scholarships prior to applying - ELTHAM College Scholarships

All applicants are required to sit a scholarship examination. 

Step 1 Please complete the Edutest online registration.

Step 2 Please complete the ELTHAM College online application

Scholarships for General Excellence (Academic) 

Scholarships for General Excellence (Academic) are offered to new and current students entering Years 5, 7, 8 and 9 in 2019 who demonstrate outstanding academic ability.

Scholarships are awarded on the basis of the results of a scholarship examination, an online application (including supporting documentation and optional video) and interview.

Only shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend an interview.

Scholarships for General Excellence (Co-curricular) 

Scholarships for General Excellence (Co-curricular) are offered to new and current students entering Years 7, 8 and 9 in 2019 who demonstrate outstanding achievement, commitment and potential in one or more areas.

Scholarships are awarded on the basis of achievement as evidenced in an online application (including supporting documentation and optional video), the results of a scholarship examination and interview.

Only shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend an interview.

Criteria

In addition to a high level of commitment to school and co-curricular activities and the potential to make a positive contribution to all school activities, applicants should demonstrate one or more of the following:

·    Leadership role held within or outside of school

·    State, national or equivalent major success in a sporting, creative, intellectual, technological or entrepreneurial pursuit

·    Demonstrate a significant level of commitment to citizenship, including community service, at school or in local/global community service organisations  

Scholarships for General Excellence (Music) 

Scholarships for General Excellence (Music) are offered to new and current students entering Years 5, 7, 8 and 9 in 2019 who demonstrate outstanding musical ability and achievement in music (instrumental/choral) within and/or beyond the context of school.

Scholarships are awarded on the basis of an audition, an online application (including supporting documentation and optional video), the results of a scholarship examination and interview.

Only shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend an interview.

Criteria

The following AMEB levels and recommendations are intended as an indication of the expected standard of scholarship applicants. The AMEB grades are not prerequisites for application and students will not be excluded from applying if they have not completed any AMEB exams.

Year 5
Learning an instrument for at least 2 years

Choral scholarship applicants – at least one year choral experience

Year 7 – 8
Cello, piano, flute, clarinet, violin, saxophone – Grade 3 AMEB or equivalent

All other instruments – Grade 2 AMEB or equivalent
Choral scholarship applicants – at least two years choral experience

Year 9
Cello, piano, flute, clarinet, violin, saxophone – Grade 5 AMEB or equivalent

All other instruments – Grade 4 AMEB or equivalent
Choral scholarship applicants – Grade 4 AMEB or equivalent

Auditions will be held on Monday 5 March 2018. Audition information will be forwarded by Eltham College to registered applicants once applications close.  

For any queries relating to the online application or audition please email scholarships@elthamcollege.vic.edu.au