Scholarships

Fahan School is pleased to provide Academic, General Excellence and Boarding Scholarships.

Applications for Academic, General Excellence and Boarding Scholarships for the 2021 school year have now closed. Future scholarship opportunities for the 2022 school year will be announced later this year.

Scholarship Application Process

All Academic Scholarship applicants are required to sit the Edutest scholarship examination. Applicants must also apply in writing on the Fahan School Scholarship Application Form and this form should be completed by the student, in their own handwriting, and the student’s two most recent school reports and most recent NAPLAN results. Shortlisted applicants will then be invited to an interview with the Principal.

Fahan School General Excellence Scholarships

General Excellence Scholarship recipients receive a discount of up to 50% of school tuition fees. These Scholarships are awarded to students who embody the School’s values. It is expected that successful applicants are well-rounded and contributing members of the Fahan Community.

To be eligible for a General Excellence Scholarship, applicants must satisfy the following criteria:

  • Demonstrated academic achievement and potential
  • Excellence in one or more of the following categories including Music*, Science, Arts, Sport and Community Service.
  • High level of application to all classroom and extra-curricular activities
  • Leadership within areas of excellence
  • Ability and willingness to make a positive contribution to all School activities.

*Music Scholarships

Students applying for a Fahan School General Excellence Music Scholarship must attend an audition with the Director of Music and Deputy Principal. Applicants must be studying at least one instrument with minimum AMEB Grade level (or equivalent) are set out when the 2022 Scholarship Applications are opened.

Fahan School Boarding Scholarships

Boarding Scholarships are offered at Fahan and recipients will receive a discount of up to 50% off boarding and/or school tuition fees.

These Boarding Scholarships are awarded by the Principal to girls who embody the Fahan School values and whose personal financial circumstances would prevent them from attending the School.

Fahan Boarding Scholarships are intended for students who:

  • Will make a positive contribution to Boarding life at Fahan
  • Have talents, skills, interests and passions in a broad range of areas
  • Demonstrate leadership potential and a willingness to take on new challenges
  • Will gain from, and engage with, the School’s diverse range of programs

All Boarding Scholarship applicants are required to undergo the scholarship application process as outlined above.

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