Scholarships

Applications are now open for Whitsunday Anglican School Academic, General Excellence, Music and Sport Scholarships.

Academic, General Excellence, Sport and Music Scholarships are awarded to students from Years 7 to 11.

Scholarships generally apply for the following year and also apply for the duration of the student’s schooling at Whitsunday Anglican School, subject to semester review.

All scholarship applicants are to sit a scholarship test through Academic Assessment Services (AAS).

Academic:

Applicants are students who have consistently achieved a very high level of academic success and have performed in the top 4% of the Academic Assessment Services Test.

General Excellence:

Applicants are students who encompass the Core Values of Whitsunday Anglican School and are well-rounded in sport, academics and cultural endeavours.

Applicants must be performing at a high level academically.

They must be able to display evidence of their achievements in their chosen areas.

General Excellence applicants must be able to participate in two co-curricular activities offered by Whitsunday Anglican School in either Sport or Music, as approved by the School.

General Excellence – Music: 

Music Scholarships are awarded to students, who demonstrate outstanding musical achievement or potential on any instrument or voice – Strings, Choral, Brass, Woodwind, Percussion, Keyboard and Contemporary Music.

Applicants must be able to display evidence of their achievements in music through the submission of a portfolio.

Shortlisted applicants will be invited to undertake an audition and interview before a panel headed by the Head of Music. Auditions will involve the performance of two contrasting works, and a brief aural examination. In addition, all applicants are required to prepare and sing a simple song of their choosing. Short-listed applicants from the audition process will then be invited to undertake an interview with the Principal.

General Excellence – Sport: Applicants are students who have demonstrated exceptional ability in their chosen sport and can display evidence of this success.

Please note there is a $100 fee to submit a scholarship application through AAS.


Whitsunday Anglican School Scholarship Testing Days – register your interest

To express interest in and be notified about upcoming Scholarship Testing Days please email registrar@was.qld.edu.au