Middle School Scholarships
Applications for Middle School Scholarships for 2021 have now closed. Applications for 2022 will open during 2021.
Senior School Scholarships
Senior School Scholarship Applications for students entering Years 11 to 13 in 2021 are now closed. Applications for 2022 will open in 2021.
Students who live in remote areas or face barriers to achieving at school are eligible to apply for funding for boarding.
Funding from the Ministry of Education for a child to board away from home. There are two different types of boarding allowance:
For students who live too far away from an appropriate schools and the Ministry’s school transport does not provide a solution.
This is where a student experiences more than one of the following difficulties in their life that makes it hard to get to school or do well at school:
- Poor participation at school
- Poor relationships
- Behavioural issues
- Low educational achievement
Students receiving a Boarding Allowance are also eligible for travel assistance. This is to cover the cost of four return trips per year between the students home and their boarding school. Actual and reasonable costs of air and/or boat travel are paid. These are calculated on the cheapest appropriate public transport and are paid directly to the family at the beginning of each school term.
Further information on these Government Bursaries is available on the Ministry of Education website. Or contact the Ministry of Education’s Boarding Allowance team on +64 4 463 8045
Applications for the following year are due before 31 October each year.