Scholarships

Loreto Toorak awards a limited number of Scholarships to students who demonstrate outstanding academic achievement.

All Scholarships are offered to students based on their academic performance in the Scholarship examination and/or achievements in the area of general excellence. Applicants will be required to provide documentation to support their application. Short listed applicants may be invited to an interview for further consideration.

Music Scholarships are offered to students based on their academic performance in the Scholarship examinations, their musical performance at an audition, their two most recent school reports, and an interview with the Director of Music.

A scholarship can provide up to 50% remission of academic tuition fees. In the case of Music, an additional 100% remission of music tuition fees for a nominated instrument/s when music lessons are taken in the School, together with a 100% remission of AMEB Theory tuition (Group Lessons) up to AMEB Grade 5 Theory.

All Scholarship holders are expected to complete their secondary education at Loreto Toorak, and to contribute positively and enthusiastically to school life. Each Scholarship holder's progress in the School and contribution to School life is reviewed annually.

No student may hold more than one Scholarship.

A non-refundable Enrolment Fee of $1400 will be required as part of the standard enrolment process upon acceptance of the Scholarship offer.

Scholarships for 2019 have now closed, scholarship offerings for 2020 will be listed in November 2018.

Terms and Conditions

All Scholarship holders are expected to complete their secondary education at Loreto Toorak, to maintain a high standard of academic achievement, and to contribute positively and enthusiastically to school life. If a student is withdrawn from the school early, all scholarship funds awarded must be repaid in full. The Principal may reconsider this requirement if the student withdrawal is the result of circumstances beyond the family’s control.

Music Scholarship recipients are expected to perform in Loreto Toorak ensembles/choirs and attend performances.

They are also expected to undertake Music, as an elective subject and VCE Music Performance at Years 11 and/or 12.

Each Scholarship holder's progress is subject to annual review to confirm that the high academic and behaviour standards expected of a scholarship student have been maintained. Failure to meet school expectations in either academic performance or behaviour may result in the discontinuation of the scholarship.

A student may hold only one Scholarship. 

Students must either be Australian citizens or holders of a PERMANENT Resident’s Visa at the time of this application. If you are uncertain as to the status of your visa, please contact the school to confirm your eligibility.