Scholarships

Emmanuel Catholic College offers three major forms of assistance to a limited number of families, annually.

Academic Scholarships – Students in Year 5 and Year 6, entering Emmanuel in Year 7, are invited to sit a written examination covering Literacy and Numeracy. The Scholarship will be awarded to the top performing students after a successful interview with the College Principal.

Applications for Year 7, 2022 and Year 7, 2023 are now closed. Please keep an eye on our website and social media for when Scholarship Applications for Year 7, 2023 and Year 7, 2024 will reopen.

2021 Academic Scholarship timeline for students entering the College in Year 7, 2022 and Year 7, 2023:
24 March        Applications for Scholarships Open
26 May            Applications for Scholarships Close
8 June             Scholarship Examination Day
29 June           Best Performing Students notified of their interview with the Principal
29 July             Unsuccessful applicants notified
30 July             Scholarship recipients announced through College Website

Further information regarding Academic Scholarships in 2021 is available here.

Aboriginal Scholarships – Indigenous students receive assistance with tuition fees on entry to the College and annually thereafter by application. This assistance covers 60% of the tuition fee.

Music Scholarships – Are offered at the College for students who are studying at Emmanuel Catholic College. Music Scholarship applications are now open. Please click on the link below for more information regarding the Music Scholarships.

Further information regarding Music Scholarships for 2022 is available here.

Music Scholarship Applications for 2022 can be submitted here.

Alumni Scholarships – The College seeks to acknowledge Alumni as part of the Emmanuel community and is committed to providing opportunities to students who have a commitment to the Catholic ethos of the College and is in support of the College Values. Students entering Year 7 who are the child of an Alumni of Emmanuel Catholic College are invited to apply for this scholarship.

As part of the Application, students are asked to demonstrate how they uphold these College Values in their life through a personal statement outlining the following:

  • Why the student would like to attend Emmanuel (if not already a current student).
  • Detail their interests, hobbies and passions.
  • How the student would engage in College life.

Further information regarding the Alumni Scholarship and the application process is available here.

Alumni Scholarship Applications for 2022 can be submitted here.

Bursaries – A limited number of Bursaries are also made available to families of students enduring severe financial hardship to assist with the burden of school fees. A specific application and substantiated financial background information should be submitted to the College Principal by the end of September. For Bursary Application Forms, click here.