Foundation Bursary

APPLICATIONS FOR 2023 Foundation Bursaries are now CLOSED

The Foundation Bursary is only open to new applicants in Years 7-12 (not current PLC Sydney students).

Awarded to one applicant per year, the scholarship covers full or part tuition fees only for up to six years (from Years 7-12). The bursary does not cover textbooks, uniforms, excursions, technology fees, individual subject fees or boarding fees.

Please note: Scholarships are open to Australian Permanent Residents ONLY. You will be required to provide documentation supporting your Australian residency.  


  • Friday 20 May 2022 at midnight - Applications close
  • Term 2 2022 - Shortlisted candidates are contacted for an interview
  • Term 1 2023 - Recipients of the bursary start school


To be eligible students need to:

  • demonstrate a needs equity consideration
  • be willing to contribute to the College community and broad goals of PLC Sydney


Applicants must submit both a PLC Sydney Scholarship application form and PLC Sydney Scholarship & Bursary asset form, along with the applicant’s two most recent School Report, most recent NAPLAN, Birth Certificate/Australian residency documents and any other supporting documentation.

Applicants are considered following an interview with the Principal.

enrol-icon Applications for the 2023 Foundation Bursary are now closed.


For more information regarding the Foundation Bursary please contact:

Mrs Rebecca Sharpe
T: +61 2 9704 5695