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2025 Excellence Scholarships

In 2025 Excellence Scholarships are available to support and enhance excellence in learning.

The College recognises that education is both a right for our young women and a shared enterprise between family and school. In all our endeavours we seek to inspire and celebrate excellence as an expression of our rich Franciscan heritage.

Excellence Scholarships contribute between 50% to 80% of tuition fees based on the year level.

The 2025 Excellence Scholarships will be available to eligible applicants for entry into Year 7, Year 9 and Year 11 (subject to academic testing, application and interview).

At Year 7, the scholarships are open to students who have accepted their 2025 enrolment.

At Year 9, the scholarships are only open to current students at Ave Maria College.

At Year 11, the scholarships are open to prospective students to the College as well as existing Ave Maria College students.

Key Dates

Friday 7 June 2024

Applications for 2025 Excellence Scholarships open online

Monday 8 July 2024

Applications for 2025 Excellence Scholarships close online
Saturday 27 July 2024Examination Day onsite at Ave Maria College

How to Apply

Applications for Year 7, Year 9 or Year 11 2025 Excellence Scholarship will be open on Friday 7 June 2024.

All applicants who completed a full application will be required to sit an onsite examination on Saturday 27 July 2024.

Details will be communicated directly to applicants.


2025 Excellence Scholarships are awarded on the academic performance of the student in the scholarship examination, to be held on Saturday 27 July 2024.

Scholarships are awarded for the duration of the student’s secondary education and are subject to an annual review of excellence performance.

More information can be found in the Scholarship Policy below.

Scholarship Policy

Duration of Scholarships

Excellence Scholarships allow for remission of up to full tuition fees throughout a student’s secondary education and are subject to continued excellence, progress and review

All scholarships are subject to annual review and the College reserves the right to withdraw any scholarship in the event of unsatisfactory academic progress and/or participation in College life.

For further information please contact the College Registrar on 9331 9300 or registrar@avemaria.vic.edu.au