Scholarships

Register your interest in a Whitsunday Anglican School Scholarship

Scholarships generally commence from the following year, though exceptions may be granted. Once awarded, scholarships apply for the duration of the student’s schooling at Whitsunday Anglican School.

All scholarship applicants are required to sit a scholarship test through Academic Assessment Services (AAS) and successful applicants then proceed to an interview with the Principal.

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

We offer scholarships in the following categories:

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.

Music: 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 and / or an audition and interview.

Sport: Students in Years 7-11 who have demonstrated exceptional ability in their chosen sport and can display evidence of this success. It must be a sport that Whitsunday Anglican School competes in.

**Indigenous Senior Scholarship: These scholarships assist Senior School (Years 7 – 12) students with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heritage to attend Whitsunday Anglican School (WAS), recognise their past academic achievements, support their future endeavours and encourage the development of Indigenous leadership. ** Please note, there is a different process to apply for this scholarship and no fee applies, click on this link to submit an Expression of Interest at any time.

We also offer rural and boarding scholarships to assist rural and remote families access a Whitsunday Anglican School education.

Scholarship sittings – 2023

Please note, scholarship exam sittings have now closed for 2022.

To register your interest in a 2023 Scholarship sitting (for scholarships commencing in 2024) please email scholarship@was.qld.edu.au