Applications are now open for Whitsunday Anglican School Academic, General Excellence, Music and Sport Scholarships.
Academic Scholarships are awarded to students from Years 5 to 11 and General Excellence, Sport and Music Scholarships are awarded to students in 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.
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.
General Excellence: Applicants are students who encompass the Core Values of Whitsunday Anglican School and are well-rounded in sport, academics and cultural endeavours. They are able to display evidence of their achievements in their chosen areas.
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 are 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 Day
This testing day will be held on Friday 28 August 2020 at Whitsunday Anglican School (2-16 Celeber Drive, Beaconsfield QLD 4740) from 8.00am to 12.30pm.
Applications for this testing day close on Wednesday 19 August 2020.