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Principal's Scholarship (means-tested)

Principal's Scholarship (means-tested)

Awarded by the MLC Principal to students demonstrating academic excellence, the MLC values of respect, responsibility and compassion and whose relevant financial circumstances would prevent them attending the College.
 
  
OPENING DATE: MONDAY, 14 OCTOBER 2019
CLOSING DATE: 5PM WEDNESDAY, 19 FEBRUARY 2020
SCHOLARSHIP TEST DATE: SATURDAY, 29 FEBUARY 2020


Year of Entry:

Year 7 (Scholarship tenable for 6 years)
Year 9 (Scholarship tenable for 4 years)
Year 10 (Scholarship tenable for 3 years)
Year 11 (Scholarship tenable for 2 years)

 

Eligibility:
 
  • Australian citizens, permanent Australian residents or temporary residents
  • Currently at MLC or attending another school
  • A candidate who would not ordinarily be able to afford the tuition fees
 

Documentation to be uploaded with Scholarship Application:

 

  • Results of the most recent School Report
  • Evaluation of a 200-word statement on why the candidate is applying for this scholarship; This should be written by the student and demonstrate their accomplishments, talents, leadership, reason for wanting to attend MLC.
  • A passport sized photo
 
The applicant will then have:

 

  • Results of the ACER Scholarship Test
  • Evaluation of the MLC Scholarship - Financial Statement form (allows overall financial circumstances to be considered)
  • Evaluation through Interview. Candidates short-listed for an interview will be contacted by telephone and/or email
 
Value:
 
  • A percentage of the annual tuition fees and technology levy. This includes computer, technology support and peripherals
 
Conditions:
 
  • Scholarship holders are expected to complete their secondary education at MLC. Refer to the MLC Scholarship Terms & Conditions.
Principal's Boarding Scholarship
 

Principal's Boarding

Awarded by the MLC Principal to students who reflect the MLC values of respect, responsibility and compassion and whose personal financial circumstances would prevent them from attending the College. Applicants will need to demonstrate their concern for the broader community, a wide range of interests and talents, a commitment to academic studies and ability and a commitment to engaging and contributing as a member of the MLC community.

 

OPENING DATE: MONDAY, 14 OCTOBER 2019
CLOSING DATE: FRIDAY, 2 OCTOBER 2020

Year of Entry:

Year 7 (Scholarship tenable for 6 years)
Year 8 (Scholarship tenable for 5 years)
Year 9 (Scholarship tenable for 4 years)
Year 10 (Scholarship tenable for 3 years)
Year 11 (Scholarship tenable for 2 years)

 

Eligibility:
 
  • Australian citizens, permanent Australian residents or temporary residents
  • Currently at MLC or attending another school
  • A candidate who would not ordinarily be able to afford the tuition fees
  • Have previously attended primary or secondary schooling in a regional or remote area (as defined by the Australian Standard Geographical Classification - Remoteness Areas). An Australian government guide to the ASGC-RA is available at www.health.gov.au/internet/otd/publishing.nsf/Content/ra-intro

Documentation to be uploaded with Scholarship Application:
 
  • Results of the most recent School Report
  • Evaluation of a 200-word statement on why the candidate is applying for this scholarship; This should be written by the student and demonstrate their accomplishments, talents, leadership, reason for wanting to attend MLC.
  • A passport sized photo
 
The applicant will then have:

 

  • Evaluation of the MLC Scholarship - Financial Statement form (allows overall financial circumstances to be considered)
  • Evaluation through Interview. Candidates short-listed for an interview will be contacted by telephone and/or email
 
Value:

 

A percentage of the annual tuition fees, boarding fees and technology levy. This includes computer, technology support and peripherals
 
Conditions:

 

Scholarship holders are expected to complete their secondary education at MLC.
  • Boarding Scholarships are relinquished where a student changes from a boarding to day student. · Refer to the MLC

Principal's Indigenous Scholarship (means-tested)

Principal's Indigenous Scholarship (means-tested)

At MLC we have a strong commitment to diversity. We value developing intercultural understanding through our local, international and Indigenous community links. Our Indigenous scholarships have a proud history at MLC and are offered on an annual basis. We envision this offering as mutually beneficial by learning about, learning from and learning with Indigenous people. We recognise that our Indigenous students often play a key role in increasing this intercultural understanding across all aspects of the College.
Awarded to Indigenous students who can demonstrate a concern for the broader community, a connection to their cultural heritage, their leadership abilities, a commitment to their academic studies and whose personal financial circumstances would prevent them from attending the College. Additionally, the student has a wide range of interests and talents and possesses a readiness to actively participate, engage and contribute as a member of the MLC community.
MLC partners with a number of organisations and schools that support indigenous students, including MITS, the Melbourne Indigenous Transition School, Yalari and Worawa.  In addition, MLC welcomes applications from individuals, who fulfil the criteria below.
 

OPENING DATE: MONDAY, 14 OCTOBER 2019
CLOSING DATE: FRIDAY, 2 OCTOBER 2020



 

Year of Entry:
Year 7 (Scholarship tenable for 6 years)
Year 8 (Scholarship tenable for 5 years)
Year 9 (Scholarship tenable for 4 years)
Year 10 (Scholarship tenable for 3 years)
Year 11 (Scholarship tenable for 2 years)

 

Eligibility:
 
  • Australian citizens, permanent Australian residents or temporary residents
  • Currently at MLC or attending another school
  • A candidate who would not ordinarily be able to afford the tuition fees
 
Documentation to be uploaded with Scholarship Application:
  • Results of the most recent School Report
  • Evaluation of a 200-word statement on why the candidate is applying for this scholarship; This should be written by the student and demonstrate their accomplishments, talents, leadership, reason for wanting to attend MLC and the connection with her Indigenous community.
  • A copy of the applicant’s Certificate of Aboriginality (from a relevant authority)
  • A personal reference, such as a teacher or Aboriginal Educational Consultative Group or other Indigenous Senior Community member
  • A passport sized photo

 

The applicant will then have:
 
  • Evaluation of the MLC Scholarship - Financial Statement form (allows overall financial circumstances to be considered)
  • Evaluation through Interview. Candidates short-listed for an interview will be contacted by telephone and/or email.

 

Value:
  • A percentage of the annual tuition fees and technology levy.
  • This includes computer, technology support and peripheral

 

Conditions:

 

  • Scholarship holders are expected to complete their secondary education at MLC
  • Boarding Scholarships are relinquished where a student changes from a boarding to day student - Refer to the MLC Scholarship Terms & Conditions.
Principal's Indigenous Boarding Scholarship (means-tested)

At MLC we have a strong commitment to diversity. We value developing intercultural understanding through our local, international and Indigenous community links. Our Indigenous scholarships have a proud history at MLC and are offered on an annual basis. We envision this offering as mutually beneficial by learning about, learning from and learning with Indigenous people. We recognise that our Indigenous students often play a key role in increasing this intercultural understanding across all aspects of the College.

Awarded to Indigenous students who can demonstrate a concern for the broader community, a connection to their cultural heritage, their leadership abilities, a commitment to their academic studies whose personal financial circumstances would prevent them from attending the College. Additionally, the student has a wide range of interests and talents and possesses a readiness to actively participate, engage and contribute as a member of the MLC community.

MLC partners with a number of organisations and schools that support indigenous students, including MITS, the Melbourne Indigenous Transition School, Yalari and Worawa. In addition, MLC welcomes applications from individuals, who fulfil the criteria below.

OPENING DATE: MONDAY, 14 OCTOBER 2019
CLOSING DATE: FRIDAY, 2 OCTOBER 2020

Year of Entry:

 

  • Year 7 (Scholarship tenable for 6 years)
  • Year 8 (Scholarship tenable for 5 years)
  • Year 9 (Scholarship tenable for 4 years)
  • Year 10 (Scholarship tenable for 3 years)
  • Year 11 (Scholarship tenable for 2 years)

 

Eligibility:

 

  • Australian citizen who identifies as an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander (applicant must supply a certificateof Aboriginality)
  • Currently at MLC or attending another school
  • A candidate who would not ordinarily be able to afford the tuition fees
  • Previously attended primary or secondary schooling in a regional or remote area (as defined by the Australian Standard Geographical Classification - Remoteness Areas. An Australian government guide to the ASGC-RA is available at www.health.gov.au/internet/otd/publishing.nsf/Content/ra-intro


Documentation to be uploaded with Scholarship Application:

 
  • Results of the most recent School Report
  • Evaluation of a 200-word statement on why the candidate is applying for this scholarship; This should be written by the student and demonstrate their accomplishments, talents, leadership, reason for wanting to attend MLC and the connection with her Indigenous community.
  • A copy of the applicant’s Certificate of Aboriginality (from a relevant authority)
  • A personal reference, such as a teacher or Aboriginal Educational Consultative Group or other Indigenous Senior Community member
  • A passport sized photo

 

The applicant will then have:
 
  • Evaluation through Interview. Candidates short-listed for an interview will be contacted by telephone and/or email.
  • Evaluation of the MLC Scholarship - Financial Statement form (allows overall financial circumstances to be considered)

 

Value:
 
  • A percentage of the annual tuition fees, boarding fees and technology levy. This includes computer, technology support and peripheral

Conditions:
  • Scholarship holders are expected to complete their secondary education at MLC - Refer to the MLC Scholarship Terms & Conditions.
Application Steps
Step 1: Apply for an MLC Scholarship by clicking on the link at the bottom of this page. Please complete the Scholarship Application and click submit.
 
Step 2: Complete the MLC Scholarship - Financial Statement form attached to the notification email and return to admissions@mlc.vic.edu.au
 

Step 3: Short-listed candidates will be contacted to arrange an interview time. All other applicants will be contacted via email.

For Principal's Scholarship:

 

Step 1: Apply for an MLC Scholarship by clicking on the link at the bottom of this page. Please complete the Scholarship Application and click submit.


Step 2: Once you have submitted an MLC Scholarship Application you will receive a notification email from Admissions requesting you to register for the ACER Scholarship Test.   Please note that the ACER Scholarship Test registration is a compulsory component of the Principal’s Scholarship Application.

A payment of $115.00 will be required to register for the ACER Scholarship Test.
Follow the instructions provided within the email notification from MLC.
 
Step 3: Complete the MLC Scholarship - Financial Statement form attached to the notification email and return to admissions@mlc.vic.edu.au


Step 4: Attend the ACER Scholarship Test on Saturday, 29 February 2020. Details about the Scholarship testing will be sent to registered candidates one week prior to the test.

Step 5: Short-listed candidates will be contacted to arrange an interview time. All other applicants will be contacted via email.
 

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