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PLC Perth is proud to offer a range of scholarships for current and potential students. Find out more about our scholarship opportunities below.

Available Scholarships

Music Bursaries

Applications close on Friday 28 August 

Music Instrumental/Vocal Bursaries are available to girls in Years 7 – 12 in 2021. Music Bursaries are awarded based on musical excellence as well as the current needs within the PLC Music Department. 

The award of Music Bursaries is based on a Music audition/interview only. 

 

PLC OCA Bursaries

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

The Olive Cusack Bursary

This bursary recognises a boarding daughter, grand-daughter or great grand-daughter of an Old Collegian 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 successful recipient will receive $5,000 towards tuition fees.

The Olive Cusack Bursary Application & Information

The Dr Vera Summers Bursary

This bursary is open to a daughter, grand-daughter or great-grandaughter 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.

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 for Year 12 who most clearly displays 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 successful recipient will receive $5,000 towards tuition fees.

Heather Barr Memorial Bursary Application and Information

2020 Bursary Key Dates

Applications Open: Monday 31 August
Applications Close: Tuesday 13 October, 5.00 pm
Interviews: Last week in October
Bursary awarded: Week commencing 2 November

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

Academic & General Excellence Scholarships

NOW CLOSED

Applications for 2021 Academic and General Excellence Scholarships will open on Monday 22 June for girls currently in Year 6. 

The award of a Year 7 Academic and General Excellence Scholarship has a minimum value of 25 per cent and a maximum value of 50 per cent and covers Years 7 to 12.

PLC welcomes applications from girls who are Australian Citizens or Permanent Residents residing in Western Australia and are currently in Year 6 at PLC or another school.

Music Scholarships

NOW CLOSED

Music Scholarships are awarded based on musical excellence, as well as the current needs within the PLC Music Department. Applicants are required to have reached AMEB Grade 4 or equivalent. This Scholarship will open on Monday 22 June for girls currently in Year 6.

PLC welcomes applications from girls who are Australian Citizens or Permanent Residents residing in Western Australia and are currently in Year 6 at PLC or another school.

Foundation Scholarship & Foundation Indigenous Scholarship

NOW CLOSED

PLC Foundation Scholarship

Each year, the PLC Foundation offers a scholarship each to a student who would otherwise be unable to attend PLC due to their family’s financial circumstances.

The PLC Foundation Scholarship is offered to students commencing in Year 7 and provides 100% tuition fees from Year 7 to Year 12. Applicants must provide a sound academic record, a commitment to community service and participation in Co-curricular activities.

PLC Foundation Indigenous Scholarship

The PLC Foundation is excited to offer a new Scholarship for Indigenous students who live in the metropolitan area!

The Scholarship will be offered to a student who would otherwise be unable to attend PLC due to their family’s financial circumstances. The PLC Foundation Indigenous Scholarship is offered to successful students commencing PLC in any year from Years 7 to 10.

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Please find relevant documents below.

 

For more information on Scholarships, here are some FAQ’s.