Years 5 and 6
Eligibility Criteria: Current PLC Armidale students and new applicants are eligible to apply for these scholarships. Scholarships are available to Australian citizens or permanent residents only.
Value and Tenure: A scholarship entitles the holder to remission of tuition fees only (full or part). Scholarships are awarded for the duration of Primary years 5 and/or 6 only.
Number awarded per annum: Varies
How to apply: Applicants must sit the Allwell exam which is usually held in Term 1 of each year. Registration for this exam is via our website and must be accompanied by the registration fee. New applicants are also required to register for enrolment for PLC Armidale by completing a Registration form and remitting the registration fee.
The Victoria Palmer Scholarship is offered in memory of Victoria Palmer, a PLC Armidale Kindergarten student who attended Pre-Kinder and a few days of Kindergarten at the school. Victoria was a bright, curious, outgoing little girl, who loved school, was energetic and fun loving and approached learning with curiosity and determination. She died in 2008 from the sudden effects of a brain stem tumour
Eligibility Criteria: The successful applicant will be
• A curious learner
• Willing to be involved in a range of school activities
• Caring of her school mates
• Demonstrating learning potential.
The student’s family should be committed to a PLC education for the duration of the child’s Junior School years.
A needs equity consideration applies
Value and Tenure: Approximately $2500 for the first year of schooling only
Number awarded per annum: One
How to apply: The Scholarship should be applied for using application form below. An interview with the applicant and family will follow. As applicants for this award will likely be pre-school age, it is expected that they would be observed for brief periods in the PLC Armidale Pre-Kinder or Junior school environment rather than have an aptitude test.
Applications for 2014 entry close 30 August 2013.