Scholarships and Bursaries
Middle School Open Afternoon
Students entering Years 7 and 8 in 2015 and their families were invited to join us on Saturday 8 March from 12.00pm to 2.30pm.
After a BBQ lunch* students setoff on a Mystery Ramble while parents had an opportunity to tour the School facilities.
All student participants entered a draw to win a mini iPad.
*Lunch was provided for all families for a gold coin donation.
St Paul’s 2014/2015 Scholarship Program.
The Scholarship examinations for 2014 have been completed. If you have any further enquiries about scholarships please contact our Registrar.
There were two types of scholarships offered:
- Academic Scholarships
- Specialist Scholarships
Applications for both closed at 4pm on 28 February 2014.
Academic Scholarships are available for students currently in Year 6 who are entering Year 7 in 2015 and take effect from Term 1, 2015.
These scholarships usually offer a 50% reduction in fees for Middle and Senior Schooling (Years 7 – 12).
The scholarships will be awarded based on the results of an examination that was held at the School on Saturday 8 March.
Specialist Scholarships are available from Term 3, 2014 for students currently in Years 7 – 11 and from Term 1, 2015 for students currently in Year 6 – 10.
There are four Specialist Scholarship categories for 2014/2015:
- Creativity Scholarships:
for example, for students who excel in creative writing, visual art, music, drama or dance.
- Innovation Scholarships:
for example, for students who excel in science, mathematics, design and technology or ICT.
- Sport Scholarships
for example, for students who excel in a particular sport
- Vocational Scholarships:
for students who are wishing to follow a vocational educational pathway in Years 11 and 12.
All students applying for specialist scholarships must have been registered to sit the St Paul’s School Academic Scholarship exam. The exam was held at St Paul’s School on Saturday 8 March 2014.
Each applicant was also required to complete the Specialist Scholarship application form via the Booklet below.
Full details regarding the application process and the selection criteria are available in the Specialist Scholarship Program Booklet.
Specialist scholarships are not available to current students at St Paul’s School.
Bursaries are awarded on the basis of family need. For enquiries about scholarships or bursaries please contact our Registrar.
RSL Youth Development Program
Through the RSL Youth Development Program, RSL (Queensland Branch) and Bond University recognise and reward the outstanding efforts of high-achieving Queensland students by providing education grants up to $5000.00.
Applications are open to all Queensland school students who are completing Year 10 or 11 in 2014, and who have demonstrated success in the following categories:
- Academic Achievement (inclusive of Arts, Drama, Dance and Media)
- Sporting Achievement
- Community Leadership and Civil Participation
Recipients of the RSL Youth Development Program receive grants of $2500.00 and the top 10 percent of the highest achieving year 10 and 11 students receive a higher recognition via a $5000.00 grant.
Recipients also have the opportunity to apply for a scholarship worth 50% of tuition fees to study either a single or combined undergraduate degree at Bond University at the completion of high school (excluding Bond University’s medical program).
Applications for the RSL Youth Development Program open annually from 25 April (Anzac Day), to 11 November (Remembrance Day), and can be submitted online at www.RSLyouth.com.au.