Loreto College Ballarat is committed to providing a wide range of learning opportunities across all areas of the curriculum and to nurturing individual students’ talents and interests. As part of this commitment, the College awards a limited number of Scholarships to students who have completed the Application for Enrolment form who demonstrate outstanding academic achievement and success in several fields of endeavour related to school life.
The Smith Family, through the Indigenous Youth Leadership Project also offers scholarships funded by the Australian Government for students enrolling at Loreto College Ballarat. Further information listed below.
Year 7 2020 Academic Scholarships Applications are now open until Friday 1 February, 2018. Please register via this link:
For information on our Scholarship Program, please contact College Registrar – Ms Leonie Gudgeon on (03) 5329 6184.
Dedicated Academic Scholarships
The Class of 1964 Scholarship – An academic scholarship for a student entering Year 7. Offering 50% remission of tuition fees.
The Class of 1965 Scholarship – An academic scholarship for a student entering Year 7. Offering 50% remission of tuition fees.
Music and Performance Scholarships
The Eileen Macintyre Music Scholarships –
The Eileen Macintyre Music Scholarships offers scholarships for students commencing Year 7 at Loreto College and provide up to 50% of tuition fees through to the end of Year 12 (subject to recipient meeting the scholarship conditions as listed on the application form), as well as one half hour music tuition lesson per week, maximum of 9 lessons per term.
Past Pupils Association Music and Performing Arts Scholarships – for current Year 8 students. Three $1000 scholarships are offered to current students towards tuition and expenses associated with music and performing arts tuition. Applications are invited by the Music and Performing Arts Faculty in the 2nd Semester of each year.
Indigenous Youth Scholarship
The Indigenous Youth Leadership Project (IYLP) offers scholarships and leadership opportunities to young Indigenous Australians, with a focus on Indigenous youth from remote or regional communities and very remote areas of the country.
IYLP is funded by the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet and The Smith Family was selected to be an IYLP Partnership Broker.
The IYLP supports scholarships for Indigenous students to attend approved secondary schools – day and boarding, government and non-government.
In addition to helping Indigenous students achieve their educational aspirations, the IYLP supports the development of a pool of positive role models and future leaders, to inspire other Indigenous students and illustrate the successes that can be achieved through educational attainment.
Who can apply for a secondary education scholarship?
To be eligible for an IYLP scholarship the applicant must be a young Indigenous Australian who has the motivation and high potential to complete Year 12, and be committed to succeeding. Scholarships are being offered for up to one year and student progress will be reviewed periodically.
IYLP scholarship applicants must also be:
- willing to attend an approved IYLP partner school
- eligible for Abstudy or be able to demonstrate educational disadvantage
To obtain an Expression of Interest form or if you have any questions please email [email protected] or telephone on (08) 8224 1402.