Scholarships

Types of scholarships available at Gilson College:

Apply on-line - Opens Monday 20th March 2017

Closing date for applications:  Friday 21st April 2017

Scholarship Test Date: Sunday 7th May 2017

Venue: Gilson College - Taylors Hill Campus

450 Taylors Road, Taylors Hill

Cost of sitting the test: $100

 

Year 7 Academic Scholarship – Apply for SST Level 1

  • Eligibility – the candidate will be a Year 7 student in the year following the completion of the scholarship test
  • These scholarships will consist of a two-year duration
  • The scholarship will give the beneficiary a 50% reduction in their school fees
  • This scholarship is worth approximately $5400
  • The yearly cost for the student will amount to approximately $2700
  • Recipients who choose to leave during the term of their scholarship will be required to pay back the value of the scholarship.

Year 9 – 12 Academic Scholarship (half) – Apply for SST Level 2

  • Eligibility – the candidate will be a Year 9 student in the year following the completion of the scholarship test
  • These scholarships will consist of a four-year duration
  • These scholarships will give the recipient a 50% reduction in their school fees
  • This scholarship is worth approximately $11,140
  • The yearly cost for the student will amount to approximately $2500 - $3000
  • Recipients who choose to leave during the term of their scholarship will be required to pay back the value of the scholarship.

Year 9 – 12 Academic Scholarship – Apply for SST Level 2

  • Eligibility – the candidate will be a Year 9 student in the year following the completion of the scholarship test
  • These scholarships will consist of a four-year duration
  • This scholarship will give the recipient a fee-free education
  • Recipients will still be required to pay the Student Development Levy
  • Recipients will still be required to pay the Computer Replacement Levy
  • This scholarship is worth approximately $18,600
  • The yearly cost for the student will amount to approximately $1000
  • Recipients who choose to leave during the term of their scholarship will be required to pay back the value of the scholarship.

VCE Academic Scholarships – Apply for SST Level 3

  • Eligibility – the candidate will be a Year 11 student in the year following the completion of the scholarship test
  • These scholarships will consist of a two-year duration
  • This scholarship will give the recipient a fee-free education
  • Recipients will still be required to pay the Student Development Levy
  • Recipients will still be required to pay the Computer Replacement Levy
  • This scholarship is worth approximately $9640
  • The yearly cost for the student will amount to approximately $1000
  • Recipients who choose to leave during the term of their scholarship will be required to pay back the value of the scholarship.

Principal’s Scholarship

  • These scholarships will be allocated where a student or potential student does not qualify for one of the existing scholarship opportunities, but in the opinion of the Principal is a worthy contender for recognition
  • The duration of this scholarship is variable
  • The value of this scholarship is variable.
Current recipients of scholarships are eligible for only one scholarship at any given time. No overlapping scholarships are permitted.