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Scholarships & Bursaries

Year 7 & Year 11 Bursaries for 2020

We are pleased to offer the following bursaries for families experiencing financial hardship which would preclude their daughters from accessing an education at St Patrick's College Townsville.

Bursaries will be awarded at the Principal's discretion. Bursaries are available to Australian citizens or permanent residents only.

Bursary Benefits
  • A reduction of tuition fees, dependent on the family’s financial circumstances.
  • Bursaries will be for 12 months initially,  reviewed annually.
Bursary Categories

Students in Year 5 (in 2018) and Year 9 (in 2018) are invited to apply for Year 7 and Year 11 2020 Bursaries in the following categories:

Principal's Bursary for Academic Excellence 
Applicants must demonstrate their commitment to academic endeavour.
Supporting documentation is requested with the application (eg: academic reports) 

Donna Ahlers Bursary for Excellence in the Arts 
Applicants must have a demonstrated talent and interest in their Arts area.
Supporting documentation, if available, is requested with the application (eg: Music and Dance Exams/levels or Visual Art portfolio) 
Please note, private and external lessons and examinations are not a prerequisite.

Hypatia's Bursary for Excellence in STEM 
Applicants must have a demonstrated interest and academic achievement in STEM subjects. 
Supporting documentation is requested with the application (eg: Academic reports) 

Catherine McAuley Bursary for Leadership in Social Justice 
Applicants must have a demonstrated commitment to social justice through involvement in school-based and/or external community activities.
Supporting documentation is requested, if available.  

Key Dates
  • Applications Close:  End of Term 3, 2018 
  • Interviews:  Term 4, 2018 
  • Decisions Advised:  End of Term 4, 2018
How to Apply

Applicants will be asked to complete a Bursary Application Form and submit this along with an Enrolment Application Form.
Please contact the Director of Communications & Enrolments for further information:
Phone 47530300. 

Contact Us

St Patrick’s College Townsville Limited
45 The Strand (PO Box 721)
Townsville Qld 4810

College Administration:
T (61) 4753 0300
F (61) 4753 0336
Email Administration

CRICOS No: 03317K

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