The Syria/Iraq Scholarship

The Syria/Iraq Scholarship for  2019 is now closed.

PLC Sydney is pleased to announce a special scholarship for a Refugee fleeing the war in Syria and Iraq.

Due to the generosity of members of the PLC Sydney community, a scholarship is being offered to an Assyrian refugee or girl fleeing the conflict in Syria and Iraq, who will enter Year 7 in 2019 and will cover all tuition costs through to the close of schooling in Year 12. 

The Syria/Iraq Scholarship is only open to new applicants in Year 7/2019 (not current PLC Sydney students.)

Awarded to one international applicant in 2018, for commencement in 2019, the scholarship covers full 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 and accommodation/boarding fees.


To be eligible students need to be:

  • a refugee from Syria or Iraq
  • a girl entering Year 7 in 2019
  • hard working and curious about life
  • above average academic results


  • Friday 25 May 2018 at 4.00 pm - Applications close
  • Term 2 2018 - Shortlisted candidates are contacted for an interview
  • Term 1 2019 - Recipient of the scholarship starts school


Applicants must submit both a PLC Sydney Scholarship application form and PLC Sydney Scholarship & Bursary asset form with supporting documentation.

Applicants are considered following an interview with the Principal.

enrol-icon Syria/Iraq Scholarships are now closed


For more information regarding the Syria/Iraq Scholarship, please contact:

Mrs Sabita Mathews 
T: +612  9704 5625