Dromana College

2015 Principals Scholarship Program

Dromana College is committed to recognising and rewarding student excellence in all fields of endeavour. In 2015 the College is offering five (5) Academic and five (5) General Excellence scholarships to students commencing Year 7.  These scholarships provide many opportunities for students to pursue excellence in their chosen fields. If the successful scholars maintain their excellent grades the scholarship is automatically awarded for the second year.

The College is also offering five (5) fully paid Laptop Scholarships.

For 2015 Dromana College will offer:

  • 5 Academic Scholarships of $250 each to students commencing Year 7
  • 5 General Excellence Scholarships of $250 each to students commencing Year 7 (Includingmusic, dance, drama, visual arts and sport)
  • Students who maintain an outstanding academic record will automatically receive another $250 scholarship in Year 8
  • 5 Fully paid Laptop Scholarships

The successful applicants will receive a laptop computer, (equivalent to model on offer in 2014) all required software and a guaranteed place in the Laptop Program.

Please note: Insurance costs and associated levies are borne by the family

Applicants will be required to demonstrate a commitment to the Dromana College values of Respect, Responsibility, Integrity and Personal Best.

Closing Date:    Applications will close 3:00pm on Friday 13 June 2014.

Information:

Academic Scholarships

Academic Scholarships are awarded to students on the basis of:

  • One page confidential report from your Grade 6 teacher and endorsed by your Principal in support of your application
  • Current school report
  • Supporting documentation
  • Interview

General Excellence Scholarships General Excellence Scholarships will be awarded to students on the basis of:

  • One page confidential report from your Grade 6 teacher and endorsed by your Principal in support of your application
  • Outstanding excellence and/or involvement in curricula and extra curricula activities
  • Current school report
  • Supporting documentation
  • Interview

Laptop Scholarships

Laptop Scholarships will be awarded to a student on the basis of:

  • One page confidential report from your Grade 6 teacher and endorsed by your Principal in support of your application
  • Outstanding excellence and/or involvement in curricula and extra curricula activities
  • Interest in ICT
  • Current school report
  • Supporting documentation
  • Interview

We encourage applications from students with talents including music, dance, drama, visual arts and sport.

How to Apply:

To register an application students must:

  1. Complete and submit the Student Application by the closing date
  2. Submit supporting documentation (refer below) by the closing date
  3. Attend an interview/audition with the Principal of Dromana College (if short-listed)

Supporting Documents:

In addition to completing the Student Application all applicants are encouraged to submit the following:

  • A photocopy of their most recent school report
  • A clear and recent photograph of the applicant
  • A copy of any relevant supporting documents such as awards, certificates, photos of trophies

Teacher Confidential Report:

  • Request your Grade 6 teacher to complete and submit the Teacher Confidential Report  

Pleasedo not send originals, supporting documentation may not be returned

Application Forms:

The 2015 Scholarship Application Form and Teacher Confidential Report Form are available for download via the following links:

Closing Date:   Applications close 3:00pm Friday 13 June 2014

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