Wesley’s Academic Scholarships are awarded to students who demonstrate academic excellence across a broad range of disciplines. This is determined by the results of an Edutest exam and following an interview.

Applications for Academic Scholarships for 2022 entry are open now, and will close on Friday 29 January 2021. The Edutest will be held at 9am on Saturday 6 February 2021.

Eligibility

To be eligible for an Academic Scholarship, applicants must:

  • be a new or current Wesley student entering Year 5, 7 and 10 in 2022 at St Kilda Road or Glen Waverley campuses, or Years 5 and 7 in 2022 at the Elsternwick campus
  • attend and complete the academic test, which is held early in the year prior to entry when a student is in Year 4, 6 or 9
  • be an Australian citizen, permanent or temporary resident.

Applicants may submit one Academic Scholarship application for one Wesley campus only.

Selection criteria

Academic scholarships are awarded on the results of the academic test and interview with Head of Campus (or delegate). Interviews are held both in person and via video conference, depending on the applicant’s location. No other supporting documentation or testing/academic results will be considered.

Application fees

All Academic Scholarship applications incur a non-refundable $100 application fee.

Terms and Conditions apply

Application process
STEP 1. REGISTER FOR THE RELEVANT ACADEMIC TEST ONLINE

Please complete your registration for the academic test at one campus only.

The Elsternwick Campus test

The Glen Waverley Campus test

The St Kilda Road Campus test

You will receive an acknowledgement email once you have registered for the applicable test.

STEP 2. SIT THE TEST

Students sit the test at the relevant testing centre (Glen Waverley Campus or Elsternwick Campus). The academic test covers a range of disciplines including numerical reasoning, reading comprehension and mathematics.

Please visit the EduTest website or call +61 (0)3 9014 1411 to find out about:

  • how to prepare using practice tests
  • the remote testing service for students who are interstate, overseas or remote from the testing venue
  • what happens if your child is sick on testing day.
STEP 3. INTERVIEW

Shortlisted applicants are invited to complete and return an Enrolment Questionnaire before an interview with the Head of Campus (or delegate). Interviews are held both in person or via video conference, depending on the applicant’s location.

STEP 4. SCHOLARSHIP OFFER AND OUTCOME

All applicants will be advised of the outcome of their application in Term 2 of the year prior to entry.

Successful applicants will be sent a letter of offer via email. To formally accept, applicants must sign the letter of offer and pay a one-off confirmation fee of $1200 and Tuition Contribution fee of $2800. These fees are non-refundable and non-transferrable.

Unsuccessful applicants are welcome to reapply for a scholarship in future years, where eligibility criteria are met.

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