Scholarships

Scholarships

Recognising exceptional potential 

Prince Alfred College has a proud tradition of offering scholarships to boys who would benefit from, and contribute to, our academic and co-curricular programs, and to the College community. Many of the scholarships are made possible by the generous support of donors through the PAC Foundation Scholarship Fund.

Applications for scholarships for 2023 entry are now open. Please note that scholarships are only open to students who are Australian citizens or have permanent residency.


Academic Scholarships – New and Continuing Students Entering Year 7 or Year 8 in 2023

Academic Scholarships are available to students entering Year 7 and Year 8 in 2023 based on the results of the ACER Scholarship Exam (details below). These scholarships provide up to 50% remission of tuition fees for the duration of the student’s enrolment.

Register online via the ACER website

Applications Close: Thursday, 20 January 2022

Scholarship Exam: 8.30am to 12 noon on Saturday, 5 February 2022 at Prince Alfred College


General Scholarships – New Students Entering Year 5 or Years 7 to 11 in 2023

A number of scholarships are available each year to new students who have the potential to benefit from, and contribute to, our academic and co-curricular programs, and to the College community.

Our General Scholarships are available to students of all-round ability and/or to those with special interests in skills in areas such as agriculture, chess, IT, sport, and performing arts. Please click here to view our full list of General Scholarships. General Scholarships provide up to 50% remission of tuition fees for the duration of the student’s enrolment.

Apply Online

Applications Close: Wednesday, 15 December 2021

Scholarship Interviews: Shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend interview in late January.


Boarding Scholarships – New Students Entering Years 7 to 11 in 2023

A number of scholarships are available each year to new students who have the potential to benefit from, and contribute to, our academic and co-curricular programs, and to the College community.

Please click here to view our full list of scholarships. Boarding Scholarships provide partial or full remission of tuition fees and/or boarding fees for the duration of the student’s enrolment (whilst boarding at PAC).

Apply Online

Applications Close: Wednesday, 15 December 2021

Scholarship Interviews: Shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend interview in late January.


Music Scholarships – Students Entering Years 7 to 11 in 2023

A limited number of Music Scholarships are available each year to students entering Years 7 to 11 who display excellence and/or outstanding potential on their chosen instrument/s. These scholarships provide up to 50% remission of tuition fees for the duration of the student’s enrolment.

Apply Online

Applications Close: Wednesday, 15 December 2021

Auditions: Shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend audition in early February. The audition will consist of a performance of three contrasting pieces, sight-reading and a short interview with the Audition Panel.


Get in touch

For further information, or general enquiries about scholarships, please contact our Admissions team at admissions@pac.edu.au or on +61 8 8334 1200.


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