Scholarships and Bursaries

Pacific Lutheran College offers Academic, Music and General Excellence scholarships for selected year levels. All three types of scholarships are merit based. Each year, a small number of bursaries are also allocated on the basis of financial need. Both bursaries and scholarships provide for a percentage remission of tuition fees. The percentage remission for scholarships is determined by the performance of the candidate. Further details about bursaries can be obtained from the College Registrar, Mrs Chris Henschke via 5436 7300 or chenschke@pacluth.qld.edu.au.

Academic Scholarships 2018

Academic Scholarships for entry into Years 6-11 are offered based on the results of the Edutest Scholarship testing program, NAPLAN results, school reports, competition results and an interview with the Principal. All students applying for Academic Scholarships will need to have completed an application form for entry to the College and an interview prior to the date of the scholarship test. Applications for the Academic Scholarship tests close on 10th March 2017. The testing date will be Saturday 18th March 2017.

To Register:

Academic Scholarship registration is completed online. Please click here to go to the registration page. The College's application package can be obtained from the College Registrar, Mrs Chris Henschke via 5436 7300 or chenschke@pacluth.qld.edu.au.

Music Scholarships 2018

Music Scholarships are offered for entry into Years 6-11, based on the results of a musicianship test and an audition. For entry into 2017, the Music Scholarship tests and auditions will be conducted on Saturday 25th March 2017. To register, students will need to have completed a general College application form and a Music Scholarship application form. Application forms can be obtained from the College Registrar, Mrs Chris Henschke via 5436 7300 or chenschke@pacluth.qld.edu.au.

Applications are due by 17th March 2017. Successful candidates will need to complete an interview with the Principal prior to a scholarship being awarded.

General Excellence Scholarships 2018

General Excellence Scholarships are offered in Sport, Visual and Dramatic Arts and Leadership. They are awarded to students for entry into Years 6-11 who have demonstrated excellence in selected areas of human endeavour, who display high levels of community commitment and service and who are willing to support the Christian ethos of the College. General Excellence Scholarships are competitive scholarships and only a limited number will be offered each year. To apply, students will need to have completed an application form for entry into the College accompanied by the following material:

  • A written letter from the student detailing how they would contribute to the development of personal excellence in the College community;
  • School Reports;
  • Summary and evidence of areas of excellence; and
  • A reference from within the school and a community representative.

The first round of applications for the General Excellence Scholarships close on 17th March 2017.