Overview

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A Scholarship at 鶹AV represents an opportunity of a lifetime. Students and families benefit from the opportunity to experience the unique qualities of a 鶹AV education, and the school benefits by attracting students of potential and character to be part of our community.

The number of Scholarships offered varies from year to year. A Scholarship provides tuition fee relief, either in part, or full, but does not include the Class Activity Fee, co-curricular fees or other curriculum related fees which are payable.

All scholarship students will have their progress reviewed annually.

Please note that scholarship applications for 2025 have now closed.

Scholarship applications for Year 7, 2026 open October 14, 2024.

Closing date for Year 7, 2026 scholarships is February 28, 2025.

Scholarship Procedure

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The awarding of a Scholarship will be based on:

  • the merit of a written application
  • an academic school-developed assessment (Year 7 only)
  • an interview.

The school assessment for Year 7 entry is held in May and June each year, with interviews and auditions being conducted throughout June. The results and award of the scholarships are be communicated to applicants in writing by the end of June.

Awarding of Scholarships is at the Head of School’s discretion. All details of applications and the award of scholarships are held in strictest confidence.

SCHOLARSHIPS OFFERED

Sylvia Brose All Rounder Scholarship (Foundation Scholarship) Year 7 Entry

Generous donors to the 鶹AV Foundation Scholarship Fund enable 鶹AV School to provide a means-tested Scholarship to students who could otherwise not afford to attend the school.

This scholarship reflects the legacy of our school’s founder Sylvia Brose OAM, and we seek applicants who can commit with enthusiasm to the 鶹AV ethos of inspired learning, artistic sensibility and service to others.

Families will be required to provide financial information showing that meeting the cost of school fees makes an enrolment exceptionally difficult. This information will be treated in the strictest confidence.

The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of:

  • Academic assessment reflected in school reports and student work (weighting of 50%) plus an entrance assessment to be conducted at the school;
  • General all-round ability indicated in a personal Curriculum Vitae and demonstrated outstanding skills in at least two of the following (weighting of 50%)
    • Music
    • Visual Arts
    • Drama
    • Sport
    • Community service
    • Wilderness activities

Applications must include:

  1. A handwritten letter of no more than two A4 pages outlining your interests: give some details about activities in which you have been involved over the past two years and why you enjoy them.
  2. Your two most recent school reports.
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<span>鶹AV Scholarship</span> Year 7 entry
鶹AV Scholarship Year 7 entry

A general scholarship offered to a student with an excellent record of school achievement.

Applications must include:

  1. A handwritten letter of no more than two A4 pages outlining your interests: give some details about activities in which you have been involved over the past two years and why you enjoy them.
  2. Your two most recent school reports.
<span>Aaron MacMillan Music Scholarship:</span> Years 7 to 10 Entry
Aaron MacMillan Music Scholarship: Years 7 to 10 Entry

A scholarship awarded to an outstanding musician. Students need to have achieved good passes in AMEB or equivalent exams at the following levels:

  • Piano: Grade 6
  • Strings: Grade 5
  • Brass/Woodwind: Grade 3
  • Orchestral percussion: two years prior tuition

There will also be an audition with 鶹AV Music staff.

Applications must include:

  1. A handwritten letter outlining your musical background and how you could contribute to the musical life of the school.
  2. The applicant’s two most recent school reports.
  3. Copies of AMEB or equivalent awards, and a reference from an instrumental teacher.
<span>Marion Mahony Griffin Scholarship</span> Year 11 Entry
Marion Mahony Griffin Scholarship Year 11 Entry

The successful candidate will be selected on the basis of academic merit as demonstrated in Year 10 reports and a CV of interests and achievements.

Applications must include:

  1. A handwritten letter outlining your academic achievements and interests, and how you could contribute to 鶹AV's Senior School.
  2. The applicant’s two most recent school reports.
  3. A Curriculum Vitae (one page) outlining the applicant’s interests, activities and achievements over the past two years.

All scholarship applications are to be addressed to:

Enrolments Registrar
鶹AV Rudolf Steiner School
5a Glenroy Avenue
Middle Cove NSW 2068

Applying for a Scholarship

at 鶹AV Rudolf Steiner School.

Step 1

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All Applicants are required to show their interest in 鶹AV Rudolf Steiner School by submitting a Scholarship Application Form. The Scholarship Application fee is $95.

Step 2

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All Applicants must prepare their own letter outlining their interests and achievements and forward to:

Enrolments Registrar, 鶹AV Rudolf Steiner School, 5a Glenroy Avenue, Middle Cove, NSW, 2068 or email enrolments@glenaeon.nsw.edu.au by the closing date.

The application must include:

  • Application to Register for Scholarship and the $95 Scholarship Application fee
  • A handwritten letter outlining why the Applicant thinks he/she should be considered for the Scholarship. The letter should be no more than two A4 pages.
  • The Applicant’s two most recent school reports

Step 3

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For Year 7 entry there will be an assessment held at the school at a date which will be advised to applicants. Interviews will be held at the school for all scholarships, to be arranged between the school and the applicant.

Award of Scholarships

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Prior to a formal offer of the Sylvia Brose Scholarship being made, parents will be asked to submit a Statutory Declaration and a copy of the two most recent tax returns for both parents.

The successful applicants will be made an offer by telephone and in writing with details of the terms of the Scholarship.