Scholarship applications for 2025 are now open.

Scholarships provide from one-quarter to full remission of tuition fees for successful candidates. Scholarships are awarded for the entire period a student attends Clarendon providing that the holder continues to satisfy the Principal in all points of conduct and work.


Scholarships cover academic domestic tuition fees only, unless stated otherwise. Normal enrolment fees apply. Scholarships do not cover additional costs such as boarding fees, uniforms, textbooks and equipment, camps and excursions or any other non-compulsory co-curricular activities, such as Performing Arts lessons.


The Principal is the only person who can award a scholarship.


The program offers the following scholarships:

  • Academic
  • Performing Arts
  • Visual Arts
  • Excellence
  • Geoff Brooks Memorial
  • Oliver Family Foundation
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander


  • For new and existing students entering Years 5 to 11 in 2025.
  • Based on the results of a testing program conducted by Academic Assessment Services on Sunday 15 October 2023 (existing Clarendon students) and Sunday 22 October 2023 (new students).


Performing and Visual Arts

  • For new and existing students entering Years 7 to 11 in 2025.
  • Scholarships are awarded in the areas of Music, Drama and Dance based on the results of an audition/interview on Saturday 21 October 2023.
  • Scholarships are awarded in the area of Visual Arts based on applicants presenting a portfolio of recent work, completing a drawing exercise and written artwork analysis task on Saturday 21 October 2023.
  • Click here for audition and interview information, assessment criteria and conditions of scholarships.


  • Academic Scholarship fee is $100.
  • Late registration will incur an additional administrative fee of $50.
  • The fee for Performing and Visual Arts Scholarships only is $50.
  • Students can apply for both Academic and Performing Arts or Visual Arts Scholarships but will need to complete separate applications and pay a registration fee for each scholarship.

Scholarship enquiries

Head of Admissions