Academic Scholarships

Academic Scholarships

The school offers a number of Academic scholarships each year (at a range of discount levels) to students entering Years 5 to 6 and Year 7. Academic scholarships are open to students presently enrolled at the school and to students wishing to enter St Andrew’s Cathedral School from 2021.

The school expects all Academic scholarship holders to display a high standard of achievement. The school trusts that the privilege of receiving a scholarship will build responsible attitudes, develop leadership potential and enable students to take a positive role in school life.

Year 7 Academic Scholarship

Scholarships for Year 7 in 2021 are awarded dependent on the results of the ACER Scholarship examination, and an interview with the School Registrar.

Closing date for applications is Monday 10 February 2020.

Test date: Saturday 29 February 2020.

ACER exam registrations open on 3 September 2019. Click on the link to register online:

Application fee is $120.

If you have any problems please contact ACER: [email protected]

Junior School Academic Scholarship (Years 5-6)

Please complete the 2021 Junior School Academic Scholarship Form (see bottom of the page) and return it with all relevant documentation to:

Registrar’s Office
St Andrew’s Cathedral School
Sydney Square, Sydney
NSW 2000

Applications close: Friday 15 May 2020

Application fee: $100

Year 7 Claremont Scholarship

Available for students attending Claremont College in 2020 and looking for enrolment in Year 7 2021, in recognition of the excellent relationship between the two schools.

Please complete the Application for Claremont Scholarship form (see bottom of the page) and return it with all relevant documentation.

Any student who applies for the Claremont Scholarship, and is not offered it, will automatically be added to the normal 2020 Year 7 Academic Scholarship process, and will not be required to sit another test.

Application closing date: Monday 10 February 2020. Test date: Thursday 5 March 2020 (8.45am – 12.30pm) 

If you have any further questions regarding scholarships, please contact the Registrar’s Office via telephone or email.

T: 9286 9500

E: [email protected]

File Download:

Application for Junior School Academic Scholarship 2021


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