General scholarships for day students and boarders 2021

Our general scholarships are for boys who have the potential to benefit from, and contribute to, our academic and co-curricular programs and to the College community. They are intended for boys who would not otherwise be able to attend the College due to a range of circumstances. There are no academic tests for being granted a general scholarship.

Closing date: Wednesday 18 December 2019.

Who can apply?

To be eligible for a PAC general scholarships in 2021 the student must be:

  • an Australian citizen or have permanent residency
  • Either a day student entering PAC at Year 5, 9, 10 or 11 in 2021
  • OR be a boarding student entering PAC at Year 7, 8, 9, 10 or 11 in 2021.

How to apply

Please complete the Registration of Interest online form below and a confirmation email will be automatically sent to you.

Within two school days, you will receive an email from us with a link to access the scholarship application portal where you will find instructions on how to apply and the Applicant Profile form to complete.

The Scholarship selection process

The selection process seeks to understand the character and nature of the boy and his current schooling and family circumstances. We take into account his potential to grow as a young man at PAC and his potential to contribute to our community. There are no tests and it is not based on ‘first come, first served’ basis nor the quantity of information provided by the applicant.

The selection process is undertaken in four stages:

Stage 1 – Apply           Oct 21  – Dec 18:  Applicants prepare their applications and submit

Stage 2 – Review       Dec 18  – mid-Jan 2020:  Review applications and create a shortlist for interviews

Stage 3 – Interview   Jan  29 – Feb 7: Interview shortlisted applicants and parents at PAC or via Skype.

Stage 4 – Offers          Feb 10 – March 1: Review and make scholarships offers.

The Headmaster reserves the right to accept late applications and may award scholarships at his discretion.

Registration of Interest Form for Applying for a Day or Boarding Scholarship in 2021

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