WPSC Scholarship Program

Western Port Secondary College has an extensive Year 7 Scholarship program. The College is always delighted to award scholarships in a range of areas.

Students throughout all of our main feeder schools are invited to apply for scholarships in the areas of:

  • General Excellence
  • Academic Excellence
  • Music
  • Arts
  • Community Involvement
  • Sport
  • Sustainability
  • Performing Arts
  • IT
  • Transition Awards

The scholarship program will be on offer to prospective Year 7 students, for the upcoming  school year.
Scholarship application forms and details are available on the website, as well as through the primary schools in Term Two.

Details of the Scholarships Program

At Western Port Secondary College, we strive for academic excellence and are exceptionally proud of our students. During the course of the school year, students currently in Year 6 will be able to apply for a range of scholarships.

Scholarship Details:

Applicants will only be selected if they choose WPSC on their Secondary School preference sheet.

  • An application form should accompany any scholarship.
  • Scholarships are awarded on the basis of an interview, involving the applicant and a parent, held at the college together with additional information provided by the student’s current school. Students are not required to sit an entry examination.
  • The application must clearly state which scholarship the student is applying for.
  • All scholarships are subject to enrolment at WPSC and are presented after enrolment. Money amounts will be credited to the student’s College account.

Scholarships on offer:

  • Scholarships are rewarded with either a money amount or an Ipad / Ipad Mini. General Excellence Scholarship recipients will receive an Ipad Mini, ICT recipients will receive an Ipad, for all other scholarships – money amounts will be deposited into students College accounts upon enrolment which range from $50 to $250.

Applications:

See http://westernportsc.vic.edu.au/enrolment/transition/ for application form and closing date. Applications can also be collected via your Primary School teachers. Parents and Guardians should assist their children to complete the attached application form and post directly to the Transitions Coordinator at the address below:

Transitions Coordinator

Western Port Secondary College

PO BOX 101

Hastings 3915

All applicants will be sent correspondence from the College in relation to the success of their application.

Interviews

  • Interviews will be held in the College boardroom starting in Term Two, by appointment only.
  • Students should be accompanied to this interview by a parent or guardian.
  • Students may bring any supporting material, pieces of work that they are proud of, reports or a portfolio.

More transition information and application forms: http://westernportsc.vic.edu.au/enrolment/transition/

Please contact Chantelle Steffens at the College for further information about this program on 5979 1577.