Principal's Scholarship of Excellence


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 Confirmation of Enrolment Form (if the applicant is new to the College), together with payment of the non-refundable Application Fee of $440 and payment of the non-refundable Enrolment Fee of $3 175.

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

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

  • Monday 5 February 2018 at midnight - Applications close
  • End Term 1 2018 - Shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews
  • Term 1 2019 - Recipients of the scholarship start school

How to Apply

Applicants must submit a PLC Sydney Scholarship application form with supporting documentation. 

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


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

Mrs Sabita Mathews 
T: +612  9704 5625