2019 Scholarship Information

Special Talent 

Each year a limited number of scholarships are available for students entering Somerville House in Year 7 who have demonstrated outstanding ability in music, sport or academia and are committed to pursuing further success. We invite you and your daughter to take advantage of this very special opportunity by applying for one of the following Scholarships on offer for Year 7, 2019. 

Academic

This scholarship provides part support of tuition fees and selection is based on performance in the ACER Academic Scholarship Exam, to be held on Saturday 24 February 2018. The scholarships are tenable for three years and are subject to annual review. 

Applications for Academic Scholarships are now open and close on 5 February 2018.

To apply, please click here.

Sport

Somerville House is renowned for the success of its sports program in a broad range of disciplines and offers extensive support by providing outstanding coaches, mentors and co-ordinators in all disciplines. We proudly offer a limited number of sport scholarships, which provide part support of tuition fees, for Year 7 students entering in 2019, who have achieved outstanding results in their chosen sport.

Sport Scholarship applicants must be able to provide a clear record of valid sporting achievements and sit the ACER Academic Scholarship Exam, to be held  on Saturday 24 February 2018.

Applications close on 5 February 2018.

To apply for the ACER test please click here.
To apply for the Sport Scholarship please click here.

Music

Somerville House is well renowned for the depth of its music program and the talented teachers and tutors critical to its success. 

We provide a limited number of music scholarships, through part support of tuition fees, for Year 7 students in 2019.

To apply for a Music Scholarship, the minimum standard required is an A/Honours Grading in the following:

StringsViola/Violin - Grade 7
Cello/Double Bass - Grade 5
WoodwindFlute - Grade 5
Clarinet, Saxophone, Oboe, Bassoon - Grade 4
BrassTrumpet, Trombone, Euphonium, Tuba - Grade 4
Piano Grade 7
PercussionStudents can present on one or more instruments including snare drum, xylophone or vibraphone - Grade 4

All Music Scholarship applicants must sit the ACER Academic Scholarship Exam to be held on Monday 5 February 2018.

Applications close on 5 February 2018.

To apply for the ACER test please click here.
To apply for the Music Scholarship please click here.