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 ACER required scholarships are now closed.

2020 entry Boarding and Indigenous scholarships will close on MONDAY, 7 OCTOBER 2019

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

Scholarship Terms and Conditions
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)
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.

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