Wesley’s substantial scholarship provision provides opportunities for talented students who are enthusiastic to learn and reach their full potential while contributing to college life.

Each year, a wide range of scholarships are awarded to students who demonstrate not only academic excellence but also achievement in one or more of sport, music, performance, visual art, community service and leadership.

Wesley scholarships are highly sought after.  They are offered on merit to outstanding students, with the number and value of scholarships determined by the applicants’ ability to meet or exceed the scholarship criteria and the availability of places. Typically, scholarships are awarded at 50 per cent reduction in tuition fees for the duration of the student’s time at the College.

To apply: Choose the applicable scholarship (below) and complete the online application form.

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College scholarships (all campuses)
GENERAL EXCELLENCE SCHOLARSHIPS

The General Excellence scholarships are open to students entering Years 5 – 11 and who demonstrate excellence in both academic and cocurricular endeavours such as leadership, community service, performing/creative arts or sport.

Applications for General Excellence Scholarships for 2023 entry will open in mid November 2021.

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Academic scholarships

Academic scholarships are awarded to students entering Years 5, 7 and 10, who demonstrate academic excellence based on the results of a test.

Applications for Academic Scholarships for 2022 entry are closed.

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Glen Waverley Campus scholarships
Glen Waverley Middle School Expansion scholarships

Glen Waverley Middle School Expansion scholarships are open to new students entering Years 5, 6 and 7 at the Glen Waverley Campus, who demonstrate excellence in both academic and cocurricular endeavours.

Applications for Glen Waverley Middle School Expansion Scholarships for 2022 entry are closed.

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Learning in Residence (Boarding) scholarships (Glen Waverley Campus)

Scholarships for Learning in Residence are available to students entering Years 9, 10 or 11 in 2022 who are Australian citizens, can demonstrate excellence in both academic and cocurricular endeavours and a commitment to contribute to College life.

Applications for 2022 entry will open on Monday 16 November 2020 and will close at 5pm on Friday 8 October 2021.

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Lewis Posner Boarding scholarships

Lewis Posner Boarding scholarships are open to students entering Years 9, 10 or 11 who are Australian citizens and reside in rural or regional parts of Australia.

Applications for 2022 entry will open on Monday 16 November 2020 and will close at 5pm on Friday 8 October 2021

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Elsternwick Campus scholarships
Elsternwick Music scholarships

Elsternwick Music scholarships are open to new students entering from Prep to Year 4 in 2022 who demonstrate a commitment and passion for music and learning an instrument.

Scholarships are available through to Year 4 for students entering from Prep to Year 2 and to Year 6 for students entering from Year 2 to Year 4.

Applications for 2022 entry will open on Monday 16 November 2020.

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Elsternwick Language scholarships

Elsternwick Language Scholarships are open to new students entering from Prep to Year 4 in 2022, who demonstrate commitment and passion to learning and developing proficiency in languages.

Scholarships are available through to Year 4 for students entering from Prep to Year 2 and Year 6 for students entering from Year 2 to Year 4.

Applications for 2022 entry will open on Monday 16 November 2020.

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"It was life-changing for me when I received a scholarship to Wesley. The musical knowledge that I learned at Wesley still resonates with me as a professional musician today"

Chris Howlett (OW2002) - Former scholarship recipient