Scholarships

John Paul College offers a range of scholarships to support students in their area/s of personal talent. Scholarships are available for current and new, domestic Middle and Senior School students; and are awarded for excellence in Academics, Performing Arts and Sport.

 

Academic Scholarships

Academic Scholarships at John Paul College are awarded on a range of criteria.

To be eligible for consideration of an Academic Scholarship, both current and external students in Year 6 and Year 9, 2018, must register for the College’s Scholarship Testing.

Scholarship testing will be conducted on Saturday, 24 February, from 9.00am – 12noon.

Please register your participation in our scholarship testing at the following link where you are required to set up a Parent account:

https://www.acer.org/scholarship-parents/queensland

The cost of the scholarship testing is $95.00.

The closing date for registering to sit ACER Scholarship testing is Monday, 5 February 2018.

 

Excellence Scholarships

Current and external students in Year 6 and Year 9 2018, demonstrating excellence in Academics and Performing Arts, or Academics and Sport, or Performing Arts and Sport are invited to apply for an Excellence Scholarship.

Students wishing to apply for an Excellence Scholarship (and for whom, academics is an area of excellence) are encouraged to register for the College’s Scholarship Testing. Please complete the Scholarship Application Form to include with application.

 

Performing Arts

Interested applicants in Year 6 to Year 10 2018 demonstrating advanced skills in one or more of the following areas are encouraged to apply:

  • Dance
  • Drama
  • Music (Vocal, Instrumental)
  • Cheerleading

For further information regarding Performing Arts Scholarships, please visit Performing Arts Scholarships.

 

Sport

Interested applicants in Year 6 to Year 10 2018 who have gained representative selection, to a minimum standard of regional level may apply.

Applications for Sporting Scholarships need to be submitted by Friday, 4 May 2018.

Please contact the Registrar’s office at registrar@jpc.qld.edu.au for more information.

 

Scholarships for Future Students

John Paul College will continue to offer a range of scholarships to support students in their area/s of personal talent. Scholarships will be available for current and new, domestic Middle and Senior School students; and awarded for excellence in Academics, Performing Arts and Sport.

 

Scholarship Portfolio

Students will also be required to submit a folio, displaying copies of reports, certificates, photos and so on, that provide evidence of the child’s whole, school life including:

  • a personal introductory letter drafted by the student
  • examples of personal achievements (including two years of school reports, NAPLAN results, competition results such as ICAS, workshop/s);
  • examples of co-curricular commitments;
  • evidence of community involvement;
  • evidence of any other significant achievements (leadership, creativity, initiative, self-motivation, reasoning, resilience, responsibility).

Interviews will be conducted with shortlisted students.

For further information, please contact the Registrar’s Office (Ph: 07 3826 3305), or via email at registrar@jpc.qld.edu.au.