Our scholarships provide new opportunities for girls, foster interests and encourage excellence across all areas.

Mount Carmel girls are courageous learners. They are encouraged to challenge themselves and use their knowledge to make a difference.

Scholarship applications for students entering Years 5 and 7 in 2023 are closed.
Applications for scholarships in 2024 will be open during Term Three, 2022.

Mount Carmel offers the following scholarships to students entering Years 5 and 7. There are no scholarship examinations to complete, rather applicants are asked to submit a one-page handwritten summary outlining the reasons for their application, linking their response to the selection criteria for the particular scholarship.

Year 5 Scholarships

For students new to Catholic Education.

  • Academic Scholarship: for high academic performance across subject areas.
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Scholarship: for those who identify as an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander and is accepted as such by the community in which she lives.

Year 7 Scholarships

For all students entering Year 7.

  • Arts: for those who have motivation to participate in the selected Arts (Dance, Drama, Music, Visual Art) and a willingness to extend themselves.
  • Sports: for those who have achieved in a chosen field at school, community, state or national level.

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend an interview with a key member of College staff to discuss their application further. If a student is yet to apply for enrolment at Mount Carmel College, an enrolment application is to be submitted with or before the scholarship application.