Indigenous Scholarship

Indigenous Scholarship Criteria:

  • Students must be of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent and identify as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander to be eligible.
  • Students are required to submit a written application and complete an aptitude test.
  • Students should submit a letter of recommendation from their current school’s Principal, deputy or teacher.
  • Students must submit their most recent NAPLAN results and last two School reports.
  • Students must also confirm they are eligible for AbStudy or are willing to apply. If successful, the family must complete the application for AbStudy.
  • Shortlisted students will be invited to an interview with the Head of School.
  • Families of shortlisted students will be requested to complete a financial declaration.
  • This Scholarship is supported by MADALAH Limited, a not-for-profit organisation that offers secondary and tertiary education scholarships for Indigenous students, primarily from remote and regional communities, to WA’s leading boarding schools and Australian universities. MADALAH secondary scholarships provide support to students from Years 7 to 12. These scholarships are administered by MADALAH on behalf of the National Indigenous Australians Agency (NIAA). As a partner School, applicants may be eligible for this support. Please visit the MADALAH website for the full details.

Applications close Friday, 1 July 2022.

Download application form

Completed forms and supporting documents can be sent to:
Bunbury Cathedral Grammar School
Enrolment Office
PO Box 1198
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