Principal's Scholarship of Excellence

APPLICATIONS FOR 2023 Principal's SCHOLARSHIP of Excellence are now CLOSED

The Principal’s Scholarship of Excellence is open to new applicants and current PLC Sydney students who are entering Years 7-9.

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

If a scholarship is offered, written acceptance of the scholarship must be received, accompanied by a completed PLC Sydney Enrolment Agreement, together with payment of the non-refundable Application Fee of $440 and payment of the non-refundable Enrolment Fee of $3 175 (if the applicant is new to the College).

Once a scholarship has been awarded all applicants will be notified.

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

Criteria for Selection

To be eligible students need to be:

  • academically capable
  • brilliant on the sporting field or in a cultural pursuit
  • willing to contribute to the College community and broad goals of PLC Sydney
  • scholarships are open to Australian Residents only

A needs equity consideration does not apply.

Please note: This scholarship can only be applied for once. Once you have applied, you can not apply again in subsequent years. 

Important Dates

  • Wednesday 9 February 2022 at midnight - Applications close
  • Late Term 1 2022 - Shortlisted candidates are contacted for an interview
  • Term 1 2023 - The Recipient of the scholarship starts school

How to Apply

Applicants must submit a PLC Sydney Scholarship application form along with the applicant’s cover letter, 2 most recent School Reports, most recent NAPLAN Results, Birth Certificate/Australian residency documents and any other supporting documentation. 

enrol-icon Applications for the 2023 Principal's Scholarship of Excellence are now closed


For more information about the Principal’s Scholarship of Excellence, please contact:

Mrs Rebecca Sharpe
T: +61 2 9704 5695