Sisters of Mercy Music Bursary
In recognition of the rich musical traditions of Mercedes College, the Sisters of Mercy Perth (Amalgamated) Inc, offer a Music Bursary to encourage talented students to pursue music studies at the College. Applicants are expected to demonstrate exceptional ability and potential together with the enthusiasm to make an active contribution to the musical life of the College. The applicant must be a current student or a student accepted for enrolment for the following year. The Bursary is needs-based and is available to assist parents whose financial means may preclude their daughter from pursuing or continuing to pursue instrumental or vocal lessons. The Music Bursary is tenable for two years with the ability to re-apply for subsequent years. The full cost of lessons and instrument hire is covered by the Bursary. Lessons are offered through the Mercedes College Instrumental Program with College music teachers only.
Candidates will be required to:
Terms of the Music Bursary
Music Bursary holders will be expected to:
Applications close on Friday 14 October 2016. For further information please contact Mrs Christine Kelly on 9323 1323.
Aboriginal Scholarship Program
Families of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Island descent are given the opportunity to engage in a Catholic school environment through scholarship opportunities for the education of their daughters. Two scholarships are offered annually and renewed on an annual basis, subject to a satisfactory review by the Principal. For more information please contact admin.
Mercedes College Alumni (MCA) Year 7 Scholarships
The MCA Scholarships are awarded to two students who have accepted a position to enter Year 7 the following year and whose mother is a supporting (financial) member of the Mercedes College Alumni. Two partial Scholarships to the value of $2000 will be given to help cover fees for Year 7. These Scholarships have been established to encourage and support the education of an ex-student's daughter or granddaughter at Mercedes College. Students must display:
Applicants must complete an application form and return by 26 August 2016. A $50 application fee is payable on receipt of application. The successful applicant will be announced at the Presentation Evening on Friday 21 October 2016.
For further information please contact MCA