St Andrew’s College is a welcoming and inclusive community. We award up to $2 million in scholarships annually, and around half of our students receive at least one scholarship.

Further information on each scholarship can be found below.

Applications for 2024 are now open. 

Please only submit an application for a scholarship after applying for entry at College.

Scholarship Title
Applications Close
St Andrew’s Scholars Award (new students only)
20th August 2023
Means-tested scholarships (new applications)
30th October 2023
Means-tested scholarships (returners)
30th September 2023
Indigenous scholarships
31st December 2023
Creative arts scholarships (new students)
1st September 2023
Creative arts scholarships (returning students)
14th October 2023
Post Graduate Research scholarships
31st December 2023

St Andrew’s Scholars Award

The St Andrew’s Scholars program seeks to support our future leaders by awarding up to three scholarships each year. The Scholarships will provide financial support of full fee-relief and will be awarded for a maximum of 3 years.

The Scholars will be exceptional young men and women who will thrive academically, are ‘engaged in life’ and have the potential to make a significant positive contribution to College and, in the future, the wider community.

Means-Tested Scholarships (Bursaries)

The College offers many means-tested scholarships (also known as bursaries) each year. These are awarded to meritorious students who lack the financial means to otherwise be able to come to College.

Indigenous Student Scholarships

In 2024, St Andrew’s College will have multiple scholarships available to support indigenous students who wish to study at university and live at St Andrew’s College.

 Please contact us if you would like further information.

Creative Arts Scholarships

The College offers a variety of creative arts scholarships. Students are obligated to complete, or participate in, activities related to their scholarship in order to fulfil the requirements. Scholarships available are:

– Major Residential Music Scholarship
– Choral Scholarship
– Convenor of Chamber Music Scholarship
– Convenor of Jazz and Contemporary Music Scholarship
– Keyboard Accompanist Scholarship
– Instrumental Scholarship
– Piping Scholarship
– Cultural Project Scholarship (including drama, oration, visual art, etc)
– Scott West Organ Scholarship

Non-Residential Music Scholarships

The College offers partial fee relief for places in its Non-Residential Program. To be eligible for these scholarships, students must be high-performing musicians, whether vocalists, instrumentalists or composers.

Sporting Scholarships

Applicants are not required to submit applications for sporting scholarships. They are awarded in collaboration with the Elite Athletes Program (University of Sydney)

GradReady GAMSAT Merit Scholarships

GradReady is proud to award one student residing at St Andrew’s College a GradReady GAMSAT®Attendance (Comprehensive) Course each year. The scholarship is designed for prospective medical students and provides them with comprehensive preparation for the Graduate Medical Schools Admission Test (GAMSAT®). Please click here for more details on the course.

GradReady is an education technology company aimed at making learning more effective and engaging. GradReady has helped over 6,000 students prepare for the GAMSAT® exam since 2010. Their students have improved by an average of 24 percentile points and 90%+ have achieved medical school admissions. To learn more about GradReady, click here.

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Post Graduate Research Scholarships

St Andrew’s College wishes to encourage more research post graduates to reside at St Andrew’s College. Up to 4 scholarships will be available in 2024 for students undertaking research masters, PhD or post doctoral research studies.