MLC is committed to providing a wide range of learning opportunities across all areas of the curriculum, nurturing individual students’ potential and providing diverse learning opportunities.

As part of this commitment, students with special talents and enthusiasm for learning are invited to apply for the scholarships on offer.

MLC scholarships are competitive and awarded on the basis of results of the scholarship application (including personal statement), previous school reports, the scholarship test and an interview.

Scholarships are offered to commencing and continuing students and recognise outstanding achievement or relevant personal circumstances. MLC awards a significant number of scholarships each year and may vary the number and value of scholarships to reflect the quality of applicants and the availability of places. 

2020 entry Scholarships are now open.

To apply, click the link at the bottom of this page.

For further enquiries, please contact MLC Admissions on +61 3 9274 6316 or email admissions@mlc.vic.edu.au.

Scholarship Terms and Conditions
ACADEMIC / ALL-ROUNDER SCHOLARSHIP 

Academic / All-rounder Scholarship

Awarded to students that demonstrate academic and general all-round excellence. Students are individually evaluated to also consider their accomplishments, talents/passions and enthusiasm for learning.
 
OPENING DATE: MONDAY, 8 OCTOBER 2018
CLOSING DATE: 5PM WEDNESDAY, 13 FEBRUARY 2019
SCHOLARSHIP TEST DATE: SATURDAY, 23 FEBUARY 2019

 

Audience:         Entry Years 5, 7 and 9

Eligibility:
  • Australian citizens
  • Permanent Australian residents or temporary residents
  • Currently at MLC or attending another school

Selection Criteria:
  • Results of the ACER Scholarship Test
  • Results of the most recent School Report which are required to be uploaded with the MLC application form
  • Evaluation of a 200 word statement on why the candidate is applying for this scholarship; required to be uploaded with the MLC application form as a PDF document.  This should be written by the student and demonstrate their accomplishments, talents and leadership.
  • A passport sized photo is required to be uploaded with the MLC application
  • 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
  • A percentage of the annual technology levy, this includes computer, technology support and peripherals

Duration:
  • Tenable for two years (Entry Year 5)
  • Tenable for six years (Entry Year 7)
  • Tenable for four years (Entry Year 9)

Conditions:

Apply for the Academic / All-Rounder 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 the MLC Admissions Department asking you to register for the ACER Scholarship Test.  
Please note that the ACER Scholarship Test registration is a compulsory component of the MLC Academic / All-Rounder 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:
Attend the MLC Scholarship Test on Saturday, 23 February 2019.
Details about the Scholarship testing will be sent to registered candidates one week prior to the test.
 
Step 4:
Short-listed candidates will be contacted to arrange an interview time
All other applicants will be contacted via email.

MUSIC / ACADEMIC / ALL-ROUNDER SCHOLARSHIP 

Music / Academic / All-rounder Scholarship

Awarded to students demonstrating excellent academic and musical talent. Students are individually evaluated to also consider their accomplishments, passions and enthusiasm for learning.
 
MLC is committed to providing a wide range of opportunities across all areas of the curriculum. As part of this commitment, the College offers a wide range of Academic and Music Academic Scholarships for students with special abilities. All awards are awarded on the basis of the results of external testing, internal audition for eligible candidates, previous school reports and an interview.
 
At the time of application, students entering Year 7 in 2020 should have passed the examination for Grade 6 AMEB standard or higher for piano or violin, and Grade 5 AMEB standard or higher for other instruments. Voice students should already be performing at an equivalent Grade 3 AMEB standard or higher.

At the time of application, students entering Years 9 and 10 in 2020 should have already passed the examination for Grade 7 AMEB standard or higher for piano or violin, and Grade 6 AMEB standard or higher for other instruments. Voice students should already be performing at an equivalent Grade 5 AMEB standard or higher. 

At the time of application, students entering Year 11 in 2020 should have already passed the examination for Grade 8 AMEB standard or higher for piano or violin, and Grade 7 AMEB standard or higher for other instruments. Voice students should already be performing at an equivalent Grade 6 AMEB standard or higher.
 
 
OPENING DATE: MONDAY, 8 OCTOBER 2018
CLOSING DATE: 5PM WEDNESDAY, 13 FEBRUARY 2019
SCHOLARSHIP TEST DATE: SATURDAY, 23 FEBUARY 2019
AUDITION DATE: THURSDAY, 7 – FRIDAY, 8 MARCH 2019

 

Audience:           Entry Years 7, 9, 10 and 11
 
Eligibility:

  • Australian citizens, permanent Australian residents or temporary residents
  • Currently at MLC or attending another school
  • Applications are encouraged from Brass, Oboe, Bassoon, Viola and Double Bass players
  • A talented musician; applicants must have passed the AMEB grade required (as appears below), or be at the equivalent standard for which a statutory declaration must be submitted:

 

  Year 7 Entry   Year 9 Entry   Year 10 Entry   Year 11 Entry
  AMEB GRADE   AMEB GRADE   AMEB GRADE   AMEB GRADE
INSTRUMENT              
               
PIANO AND VIOLIN GRADE 6   GRADE 7   GRADE 7   GRADE 8
               
OTHER INSTRUMENT GRADE 5   GRADE 6   GRADE 6   GRADE 7
               
VOICE GRADE 3   GRADE 5   GRADE 5   GRADE 6
 

Selection Criteria:

  • Results of the ACER Scholarship Test
  • Results of the most recent School Report which are required to be uploaded with the MLC application form
  • Evaluation of a 200 word statement on why the candidate is applying for this scholarship; required to be uploaded with the MLC application form as a PDF document. This should be written by the student and demonstrate their accomplishments, talents and leadership.
  • A passport sized photo is required to be uploaded with the MLC application
  • Evaluation of Audition
  • Evaluation through Interview. Candidates short-listed for an interview will be contacted by telephone and/or email

  Audition:
  • Candidates are required to perform two contrasting works. One work must be accompanied by piano, with the accompanist organised by the candidate
  • Technical work, aural tests and sight reading may also be included at the discretion of the Director of Music


Value:

  • A percentage of the annual tuition fees
  • A percentage of the annual technology levy, this includes computer, technology support and peripherals
  • Full music tuition for the primary instrument by an MLC music instructor.


Duration:

  • Tenable for six years (Entry Year 7)
  • Tenable for four years (Entry Year 9)
  • Tenable for three years (Entry Year 10)
  • Tenable for two years (Entry Year 11)


Conditions:

 
Documentation requirements:

  • Copy of AMEB examination report and certificate (If AMEB not available proof of equivalent standard is required).
  • Examiner’s comments
  • Music scholars are expected to maintain a sound academic standard.

Documentary evidence is required to verify all performance standards. Only applicants who are deemed eligible and have nominated MLC as first preference will be invited to attend an audition. Two contrasting works should be performed for the audition. One work must be accompanied by piano with an accompanist required to attend.
Technical work, aural tests and sight-reading may also be included at the discretion of the Director of Music.
 

Apply for the Music / Academic / All-Rounder 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 MLC Admissions asking you to register for the ACER Scholarship Test. 
Please note that the ACER Scholarship Test registration is a compulsory component of the Music / Academic / All-Rounder 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 Music / Academic Scholarship Audition form attached to the notification email and return to admissions@mlc.vic.edu.au.
 
Step 4:
Attend the MLC Scholarship Test on Saturday, 23 February 2019.

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

Step 6:
Attend a music audition on Thursday, 7 and / Friday, 8 March 2019.

THE ANGELA SHARMAN MEMORIAL MUSIC SCHOLARSHIP 

The Angela Sharman Memorial Music Scholarship 

The Angela Sharman Memorial Music Scholarship honours the memory of Angela Sharman, an Old Collegian, and is awarded to a musician who has significant musical talent and relevant personal circumstances.
 
Angela Sharman (Class of 1985) was a talented violinist and loved the broad music offering that MLC provided, giving Angela the inspiration to develop her talents further. After finishing Year 12, she commenced studying at the College of the Arts to continue her violin studies, until her untimely passing in 1986. Angela’s father and brother established the Trust in Angela’s name, as staunch believers in community support for young people’s access to a high standard of education.
 
MLC is committed to providing a wide range of opportunities across all areas of the curriculum. As part of this commitment, the College offers a wide range of Academic and Music Academic Scholarships for students with special abilities. All awards are awarded on the basis of the results of external testing, internal audition for eligible candidates, previous school reports and an interview.
 
At the time of application, students entering Year 10 in 2020 should have already passed the examination for Grade 7 AMEB standard or higher for piano or violin, and Grade 6 AMEB standard or higher for other instruments. Voice students should already be performing at an equivalent Grade 5 AMEB standard or higher. 

At the time of application, students entering Year 11 in 2020 should have already passed the examination for Grade 8 AMEB standard or higher for piano or violin, and Grade 7 AMEB standard or higher for other instruments. Voice students should already be performing at an equivalent Grade 6 AMEB standard or higher.
 
OPENING DATE: MONDAY, 8 OCTOBER 2018
CLOSING DATE: 5PM WEDNESDAY, 13 FEBRUARY 2019
SCHOLARSHIP TEST DATE: SATURDAY, 23 FEBUARY 2019
AUDITION DATE: THURSDAY, 7 – FRIDAY, 8 MARCH 2019

 

Audience: Entry Years 10 and 11

Eligibility:

  • Australian citizens, permanent Australian residents or temporary residents
  • Currently at MLC or attending another school
  • Combined family income of less than $110,000 per annum (means-tested)
  • A talented musician; applicants must have passed the AMEB grade required (as appears below), or be at the equivalent standard for which a statutory declaration must be submitted:
 
    Year 10 Entry   Year 11 Entry
    AMEB GRADE   AMEB GRADE
INSTRUMENT        
         
PIANO AND VIOLIN   GRADE 7   GRADE 8
         
OTHER INSTRUMENT   GRADE 6   GRADE 7
         
VOICE   GRADE 5   GRADE 6


Selection Criteria:
  • Results of the ACER Scholarship Test
  • Results of the most recent School Report which are required to be uploaded with the MLC application form
  • Evaluation of a 200 word statement on why the candidate is applying for this scholarship; required to be uploaded with the MLC application form as a PDF document.  This should be written by the student and demonstrate their accomplishments, talents and leadership.
  • A passport sized photo is required to be uploaded with the MLC application
  • Evaluation of confidential MLC Scholarship - Financial Statement form submitted with overall financial circumstances considered
  • Evaluation of Audition (A member of the Sharman family will be in attendance).
  • Evaluation through Interview. Candidates short-listed for an interview will be contacted by telephone and/or email

Audition: 
  • Candidates are required to perform two contrasting works. One work must be accompanied by piano, with the accompanist organised by the candidate
  • Technical work, aural tests and sight reading may also be included at the discretion of the Director of Music
 

Value:

  • A percentage of the annual tuition fees
  • A percentage of the annual technology levy, this includes computer, technology support and peripherals
  • Full music tuition for the primary instrument by an MLC music instructor.

Duration:
  • Tenable for three years (Entry Year 10)
  • Tenable for two years (Entry Year 11)

Conditions:
Verification of candidate's performance standards required:
  • Copy of examination results
  • Examiner's comments
  • Certificate of certification
  • The recipient of the Angela Sharman Memorial Scholarship is required to maintain a satisfactory level of both academic and musical performance during the period of the scholarship

Documentary evidence is required to verify all performance standards. Only applicants who are deemed eligible and have nominated MLC as first preference will be invited to attend an audition. Two contrasting works should be performed for the audition. One work must be accompanied by piano with an accompanist required to attend. Technical work, aural tests and sight-reading may also be included at the discretion of the Director of Music.
For more information, please contact the Admissions Department on 9274 6316 or at admissions@mlc.vic.edu.au

 

Apply for The Angela Sharman Memorial Music 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 the MLC Admissions Department asking you to register for the ACER Scholarship Test. 
Please note that the ACER Scholarship Test registration is a compulsory component of the Music Academic/All-Rounder 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 Music / Academic Scholarship Audition form and MLC Scholarship - Financial Statement form attached to the notification email and return to admissions@mlc.vic.edu.au.
 
Step 4:
Attend the MLC Scholarship Test on Saturday, 23 February 2019.

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

Step 6:
Attend a music audition on Thursday, 7 and Friday, 8 March 2019.

DR. WOOD SCHOLARSHIP

Dr. Wood Scholarship

Dr Wood, Principal of MLC 1939-1966 was a remarkable man, with a scholarship in his honour initiated by the MLC Old Collegians’ Club in 1990.
As an acknowledgement of Dr Wood’s enormous contribution to the College, the Scholarship honours the qualities of a person whom is a relation of a past MLC student and demonstrates a concern for others, a broad range of interests and talents, academic and leadership ability and a readiness to participate in the full life of her school.
 
OPENING DATE: MONDAY, 8 OCTOBER 2018
CLOSING DATE: 5PM WEDNESDAY, 13 FEBRUARY 2019
SCHOLARSHIP TEST DATE: SATURDAY, 23 FEBUARY 2019

 

Audience: Entry Years 9 and 10


Eligibility:

  • Australian citizens, permanent Australian residents or temporary residents
  • Currently at MLC or attending another school
  • Applicants must be a relation of a past MLC student

Selection Criteria:
  • Results of the ACER Scholarship Test
  • Results of the most recent School Report which are required to be uploaded with the MLC application form
  • Evaluation of a 200 word statement on why the candidate is applying for this scholarship; required to be uploaded with the MLC application form as a PDF document.  This should be written by the student and demonstrate their accomplishments, talents and leadership.
  • A passport sized photo is required to be uploaded with the MLC application
  • 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
  • A percentage of the annual technology levy, this includes computer, technology support and peripherals

Duration:
  • Tenable for four years (Entry Year 9)
  • Tenable for three years (Entry Year 10)

Conditions:

 ​Apply for the Dr Wood 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 the MLC Admissions Department asking you to register for the ACER Scholarship Test.  
Please note that the ACER Scholarship Test registration is a compulsory component of the Dr. Wood 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:
Attend the MLC Scholarship Test on Saturday, 23 February 2019.
Details about the Scholarship testing will be sent to registered candidates one week prior to the test.
 
Step 4:
Short-listed candidates will be contacted to arrange an interview time
All other applicants will be contacted via email. 
PRINCIPAL’S SCHOLARSHIP

Principal's Scholarship

Awarded by the MLC Principal, Ms Diana Vernon to students demonstrating academic excellence and whose relevant personal circumstances qualify.
 
OPENING DATE: MONDAY, 8 OCTOBER 2018
CLOSING DATE: 5PM WEDNESDAY, 13 FEBRUARY 2019
SCHOLARSHIP TEST DATE: SATURDAY, 23 FEBUARY 2019


Audience: Entry Years 7, 9, 10 and 11

 

Eligibility:
  • Australian citizens, permanent Australian residents or temporary residents
  • Currently at MLC or attending another school
  • Combined family income of less than $110,000 per annum (means-tested)

Selection Criteria:
  • Results of the ACER Scholarship Test
  • Results of the most recent School Report which are required to be uploaded with the MLC application form
  • Evaluation of a 200 word statement on why the candidate is applying for this scholarship; required to be uploaded with the MLC application form as a PDF document.  This should be written by the student and demonstrate their accomplishments, talents and leadership.
  • A passport sized photo is required to be uploaded with the MLC application
  • 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 submitted with overall financial circumstances considered

Value:
  • A percentage of the annual tuition fees
  • A percentage of the annual technology levy, this includes computer, technology support and peripherals

Duration:
  • Tenable for six years (Entry Year 7)
  • Tenable for four years (Entry Year 9)
  • Tenable for three years (Entry Year 10)
  • Tenable for two years (Entry Year 11)

Conditions:

Apply for a 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 the MLC Admissions Department asking 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:
Attend the ACER Scholarship Test on Saturday, 23 February 2019.
Details about the Scholarship testing will be sent to registered candidates one week prior to the test.

Step 4:
Complete the MLC Scholarship - Financial Statement form attached to the notification email and return to admissions@mlc.vic.edu.au.

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

BOARDING ALL-ROUNDER SCHOLARSHIP

Boarding All-rounder Scholarship

Awarded to students of fine character who have demonstrated a concern for the broader community, a wide range of interests and talents, a readiness to actively participate, can engage and contribute as a member of the MLC community, leadership ability and a commitment to academic studies and academic ability.
 
OPENING DATE: MONDAY, 8 OCTOBER 2018
CLOSING DATE: MONDAY, 7 OCTOBER 2019

Audience:         Entry Years 7, 8, 9, 10 and 11

Eligibility:

  • Australian citizens, permanent Australian residents or temporary residents
  • Currently at MLC or attending another school
  • 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
Selection Criteria:
  • Results of the most recent School Report which are required to be uploaded with the MLC application form
  • Evaluation of a 200 word statement on why the candidate is applying for this scholarship; required to be uploaded with the MLC application form as a PDF document.  This should be written by the student and demonstrate their accomplishments, talents and leadership.
  • A passport sized photo is required to be uploaded with the MLC application
  • 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
  • A percentage of the annual boarding fees
  • A percentage of the annual technology levy, this includes computer, technology support and peripherals
 ​Duration:
  • Tenable for six years (Entry Year 7)
  • Tenable for five years (Entry Year 8)
  • Tenable for four years (Entry Year 9)
  • Tenable for three years (Entry Year 10)
  • Tenable for two years (Entry Year 11)
 Conditions:
  • Scholarship holders are expected to complete their secondary education at MLC.
  • Boarding Scholarships are relinquished where a student changes from a boarding student to a day student.
  • Refer to the MLC Scholarship Terms & Conditions.
Apply for the Boarding All-Rounder 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
You will receive a notification email thanking you for your submission

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

PRINCIPAL'S BOARDING SCHOLARSHIP

Principal's Boarding Scholarship

Awarded to students of fine character who have demonstrated a concern for the broader community, have a wide range of interests and talents, a readiness to actively participate, engage and contribute as a member of the MLC community, and has leadership ability, a commitment to academic studies, apt academic ability and a need for a means-tested Scholarship.

 

OPENING DATE: MONDAY, 8 OCTOBER 2018
CLOSING DATE: MONDAY, 7 OCTOBER 2019

Audience:         Entry Years 7, 8, 9, 10 and 11

Eligibility:

  • Australian citizens, permanent Australian residents or temporary residents
  • Currently at MLC or attending another school
  • Combined family income of less than $110,000 per annum (means-tested)
  • 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
Selection Criteria:
  • Results of the most recent School Report which are required to be uploaded with the MLC application form
  • Evaluation of a 200 word statement on why the candidate is applying for this scholarship; required to be uploaded with the MLC application form as a PDF document.  This should be written by the student and demonstrate their accomplishments, talents and leadership.
  • A passport sized photo is required to be uploaded with the MLC application
  • 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 submitted with overall financial circumstances considered
Value:
  • A percentage of the annual tuition fees
  • A percentage of the annual boarding fee
  • A percentage of the annual technology levy, this includes computer, technology support and peripherals
Duration:
  • Tenable for six years (Entry Year 7)
  • Tenable for five years (Entry Year 8)
  • Tenable for four years (Entry Year 9)
  • Tenable for three years (Entry Year 10)
  • Tenable for two years (Entry Year 11)
Conditions:
  • Scholarship holders are expected to complete their secondary education at MLC.
  • Boarding Scholarships are relinquished where a student changes from a boarding student to a day student.
  • Refer to the MLC Scholarship Terms & Conditions.
Apply for the Principal’s Boarding 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
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.

PRINCIPAL'S INDIGENOUS SCHOLARSHIP

Principal's Indigenous Scholarship

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.

Awarded to an Indigenous students of fine character who have demonstrated a concern for the broader community, a wide range of interests and talents, readiness to actively participate, engage and contribute as a member of the MLC community. Showcases leadership ability has a commitment to academic studies, academic ability and has the need for a means-tested Scholarship

MLC works closely with the Melbourne Indigenous Transition School and has a long standing partnership with Yalari.

 

OPENING DATE: MONDAY, 8 OCTOBER 2018
CLOSING DATE: MONDAY, 7 OCTOBER 2019


Audience: Entry Years 7, 8, 9, 10 and 11


Eligibility:

  • Australian citizen who identify as an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander (applicant must supply a certificate of Aboriginality)
  • Currently at MLC or attending another school
  • Combined family income of less than $110,000 per annum (means-tested)
  • 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 
Selection Criteria:
  • Results of the most recent School Report which are required to be uploaded with the MLC application form
  • Evaluation of a 200 word statement on why the candidate is applying for this scholarship; required to be uploaded with the MLC application form as a PDF document.  This should be written by the student and demonstrate their accomplishments, talents and leadership.
  • A copy of the applicants certificate of Aboriginality to be uploaded with the MLC application
  • A passport sized photo is required to be uploaded with the MLC application
  • 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
  • A percentage of the annual technology levy, this includes computer, technology support and peripheral

Duration:
  • Tenable for six years (Entry Year 7)
  • Tenable for five years (Entry Year 8)
  • Tenable for four years (Entry Year 9)
  • Tenable for three years (Entry Year 10)
  • Tenable for two years (Entry Year 11)
 
Conditions:

Apply for the Principal’s Indigenous 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:
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.

PRINCIPAL'S INDIGENOUS BOARDING SCHOLARSHIP

Principal's Indigenous Boarding Scholarship 

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.

Awarded to an Indigenous students of fine character who have demonstrated a concern for the broader community, a wide range of interests and talents, readiness to actively participate, engage and contribute as a member of the MLC community. Showcases leadership ability has a commitment to academic studies, academic ability and has the need for a means-tested Scholarship.

MLC works closely with the Melbourne Indigenous Transition School and has a long standing partnership with Yalari.

 

OPENING DATE: MONDAY, 8 OCTOBER 2018
CLOSING DATE: MONDAY, 7 OCTOBER 2019


Audience: Entry Years 7, 8, 9, 10 and 11

Eligibility:

  • Australian citizen who identify as an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander (applicant must supply a certificate of Aboriginality)
  • Currently at MLC or attending another school
  • Combined family income of less than $110,000 per annum (means-tested)
  • 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 
Selection Criteria:
  • Results of the MLC Scholarship Test
  • Results of the most recent School Report which are required to be uploaded with the MLC application form
  • Evaluation of a 200 word statement on why the candidate is applying for this scholarship; required to be uploaded with the MLC application form as a PDF document.  This should be written by the student and demonstrate their accomplishments, talents and leadership.
  • A copy of the applicants certificate of Aboriginality to be uploaded with the MLC application
  • A passport sized photo is required to be uploaded with the MLC application
  • Evaluation through Interview. Candidates shortlisted for an interview will be contacted by telephone and/or email
Value:
  • A percentage of the annual tuition fees
  • A percentage of the annual boarding fees
  • A percentage of the annual technology levy, this includes computer, technology support and peripherals
Duration:
  • Tenable for six years (Entry Year 7)
  • Tenable for five years (Entry Year 8)
  • Tenable for four years (Entry Year 9)
  • Tenable for three years (Entry Year 10)
  • Tenable for two years (Entry Year 11)
Conditions:
  • Scholarship holders are expected to complete their secondary education at MLC.
  • Boarding Scholarships are relinquished where a student changes from a boarding student to a day student.
  • Refer to the MLC Scholarship Terms & Conditions.
Apply for the Principal’s Indigenous Boarding 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:
Complete the MLC Scholarship - Financial Statement form attached to the notification email and return to admissions@mlc.vic.edu.au.

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

Click here to apply for an MLC Scholarship