Academic Scholarships (VCE years)

How to apply

Status Closed
Opening date 18 August 2022
Closing date 30 September 2022
Important information All applicants will be notified on whether they are successful or unsuccessful. Results will not be issued to applicants and the results of testing remain the property of the School. Only shortlisted boys will be contacted for interview. Edutest will provide specific instructions for the testing day after 4 October.

Are you eligible to apply?

Selection will be based on academic merit and will take into account:

  • The scholarship examination will take place on Saturday 8 October 2022 at 9.00am.
  • Scholarships may only be awarded to students who are permanent residents or citizens of Australia.


All scholarships are at the discretion of the Headmaster; academic scholarships cover a percentage of the tuition fees.  

Academic scholarships do not cover:

  • The cost of books, stationery or uniforms
  • Consolidated charge
  • Discretionary charges such as overseas trips.


Boys in Year 10 (2022) for entry into Year 11 in 2023 only.


Academic scholarship holders are expected to complete their education at BGS.

Special conditions

Academic scholarship holders are expected to:

  • maintain a high standard of academic achievement
  • contribute positively and enthusiastically to school life.

Progress and contribution to school life are reviewed annually. 

A scholarship may be withdrawn if the Headmaster is not satisfied with the diligence or conduct of the holder. Failure to pay fees may also lead to withdrawal.

The School reserves the right not to award any or all of the scholarships available.

No boy may hold more than one scholarship.