Scholarships

Each year Lindisfarne offers a limited number of scholarships to students who meet the eligibility requirements. Applications for the 2021 school year are now open. Applications close on Friday, 14 February 2020.

Categories:

  • Academic – Based on a high-level of academic merit.
  • General Excellence – For students who demonstrate strength in a range of areas (as listed below).
  • Music – High level of music capacity is required combined with satisfactory academics.
  • Sport – For students who are competing in at least one sport at state level or above combined with satisfactory academics.

Lindisfarne also offers support for Indigenous students. Further information in this area can be obtained from the Registrar via This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Year Levels:

Academic Scholarships are available for all students entering Years 5 to 11, inclusive of students new to Lindisfarne and currently enrolled students.

General Excellence, Music and Sport Scholarships are available for all students entering Years 7 to 11, inclusive of students new to Lindisfarne and currently enrolled students.

New students must submit a Lindisfarne Enrolment Application as part of their scholarship application.

Duration:

Scholarships are offered for the duration of the students’ education at Lindisfarne, subject to a satisfactory annual review. This review is conducted for all scholarship recipients.

Scholarship Amount:

Scholarships amounts can vary, with up to 75% off the tuition component of the School Fee Account. This is at the discretion of the Principal.

Specific Requirements:

Academic Scholarships: Students are required to undertake the independent academic examination. A high level of academic ability is required. 

General Excellence Scholarships: Students are required to take the independent academic examination and submit evidence of their areas of strength via a portfolio outlining a high level in at least three of the following interest areas:

  • Academic Achievement
  • Leadership
  • Community Involvement
  • Music
  • Creative Arts
  • Speech/Drama
  • Sport – representative or state level
  • Other, supporting documentation required.

Sport Scholarships: Students need to show evidence of satisfactory academic levels combined with portfolio evidence of sporting achievement. Please note that students who receive a sports scholarship do not gain automatic entry to the Lindisfarne Sports Academy. For more information on entry to the Sports Academy please visit the Sports Academy page.

Music Scholarships: Students are required to undertake the independent academic examination (EduTest) to a satisfactory level. Students will need to provide evidence of their current level of music ability and may be invited by the Director of Performing Arts for an audition. 

Applications:
Prior to submitting an application form please be aware of the following information and ensure you read all instructions carefully.

  • Applications for Academic Excellence, General Excellence and Music require registration for the Edutest examination prior to submitting a Lindisfarne Scholarship Application. Your Edutest registration number is required to complete the scholarship application. Edutest Registration Link. 
  • Current students and students who have already submitted a separate enrolment application are to fill in the 'current student section' of the applications when prompted.
  • Applications are accepted under multiple categories, please provide an application form for each category.

Academic Scholarship Application Form 2021

General Excellence Scholarship Application Form 2021

Music Scholarship Application Form 2021

Sports Scholarship Application Form 2021

All applications must be submitted via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.