Carey Baptist Grammar School is pleased to offer a number of General Excellence Scholarships for Years 7, 10 and 11. Carey Scholarships are open to both new and current students for entry into Years 7, 10 and Year 11.

Application Process

1. Read and understand Terms and Conditions attached to the Expression of Interest form below

The Applicant (Selection Criteria):

2. Carey Baptist Grammar Scholarships are awarded to students who:

  • are performing at an exceptional level in an APS sport and competing at a representative, state or national level
  • will act as a role model at all times
  • will use their talents to the best of their ability and will provide support and encouragement to other Carey students
  • will uphold full commitment to the summer and winter sport program, as well as the spring season (athletics or water polo) at Carey. an exemption may be made for representative State and National matches and will be assessed on a case by case basis
  • engage in a range of school based, co-curricular and community activities
  • demonstrate leadership potential and actively take on new challenge
  • will uphold the School’s values, acting in a spirit of inclusiveness and openness towards everyone within the school community
  • Will contribute positively to the co-curricular house and voluntary school activities and demonstrate good citizenship at all times

The School will review any scholarship awarded on an annual basis. Should these conditions not be maintained, the School reserves the right to withdraw scholarships. The scholarship will be tenable to the completion of Year 12 provided that the applicant’s academic achievement, behaviour and involvement in the co-curricular program are met in line with the expectations of the scholarship

3. If you believe your child meets the above criteria and can demonstrate how they will contribute positively to the school and broader community, we encourage you to complete the Expression of Interest Form

4. Shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend an interview and tour of the School with The Head of Sport. The most recent school report, NAPLAN results and supporting documents will be requested at this time.

5. If your child meets the Selection Criteria as outlined on your Expression of Interest form, they will be requested to sit an academic test (Edutest). Carey is an academic school and therefore seeks to maintain a high level of academic results across all school sections. All students applying are expected to perform consistently well in their academic and co-curricular endeavours.

6. Final interview with Head of School to advise if application is successful.

Please note- Personal CV’s, reports, newspaper clippings, certificates, medals, trophies, results, and Letters of Recommendation are not required at this point of the application Process.

Unsuccessful applicants will receive notification once the selection process has been finalised. This process can take several months to complete.

Scholarships cover 50% remission of tuition fees. They do not cover the cost of application and entry fees, books, uniform computers or consolidated fees. Please refer to our 2016 Fee Schedule.

For further enquires please contact

Paul Jepson
Head of Sport Carey Kew Campus
Tel: 9816 1215
Email: paul.jepson@carey.com.au