Every year the PLC Old Collegians’ Association Inc awards three bursaries.

The Olive Cusack Bursary

This bursary recognises a boarding student currently in Year 9 for Year 10. The selected student should demonstrate an understanding of the needs of others, participate in a wide range of activities organised by the School community, and show a commitment to personal excellence, particularly in the Boarding House.

The recipient will receive $5,000 towards tuition fees in 2022.

The Olive Cusack Bursary Application & Information

The Dr Vera Summers Bursary

This bursary is awarded to a daughter, granddaughter or great-granddaughter of an Old Collegian currently in Year 10 for Year 11. The selected student should demonstrate an exemplary character, attitude, conduct and academic achievement.

The successful recipient will receive $5,000 towards tuition fees in 2022.

Dr Vera Summers Bursary Application & Information

The Heather Barr Memorial Bursary

This bursary recognises participation and contribution to PLC and is open to all current Year 11 students who most clearly display the qualities which reflect the principles espoused by Miss Barr. The selected student should be dedicated to the ideals and educational objectives of the School and she will have distinguished herself by showing selflessness, tolerance and compassion towards her peers and her juniors, demonstrating the maturity and judgment she has acquired during her years at PLC.

The recipient will receive $5,000 towards tuition fees in 2022.

Heather Barr Memorial Bursary Application and Information

2021 Bursary Key Dates

Applications Open: Monday 30 August
Applications Close: Tuesday 12 October, 4.00 pm
Interviews: Last week in October
Bursary awarded: Early November

If you have any queries, please contact Alumni Co-ordinator, Sascha Hill – sascha.hill@plc.wa.edu.au.