Academic Scholarships

For entry in 2025

How to apply

Registrations closed

Status Closed
Opening date 1 December 2023
Closing date 26 January 2024
Important information
  • Edutest will provide specific instructions for the testing day after 29 January. 
  • Please note that results will not be disclosed and remain the property of the School.
  • Students who progress to an interview will be contacted by the School.
  • Unsuccessful candidates will be notified via email.

Are you eligible to apply?

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

  • The scholarship examination test will take place on Saturday 3 February 2024 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 Years 3 to 9 (2024) for entry in Years 4 to 10 in 2025.


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A scholarship may be withdrawn if the Headmaster is not satisfied with the diligence or conduct of the holder.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.