Shelford is offering a limited number of General Excellence and Music Scholarships for students in Years 5 and 6 for 2023, with applications closing 29 July 2022.

2023 Music Scholarships: Years 5 and 6

Students with a talent for music as well as academic excellence are encouraged to apply for the Music Scholarship for entry into Years 5 and 6 in 2023. Music audition and an interview with the Principal or Senior Staff member are required.

As a general guide, students who apply for a Music Scholarship must have achieved the following minimum AMEB grades (or equivalent):

  • Woodwind – AMEB Grade 2 (Oboe and Bassoon Grade 1)
  • Brass – AMEB Grade 1
  • Strings – AMEB Grade 4 (Double Bass Grade 2)
  • Piano – AMEB Grade 5

Applications close: Friday 29 July 2022 at 4pm

For further information on scholarships and enrolments contact Marie De Sousa our Registrar.

Telephone: 9524 7413


2023 General Excellence Scholarships: Years 5 and 6

Your daughter deserves to thrive. The General Excellence Scholarships recognise that being a successful Shelford girl is about more than just academic excellence.

We’re seeking Year 5 and 6 girls who are passionate about what they do, be it in the arts, sciences, sport or other.

Tell us how your daughter would benefit from a Shelford education, and what attributes she would bring to contribute to the life of the School.

The successful applicants will demonstrate some or all of the following:

  • natural curiosity and love of learning
  • enthusiastic participation in a variety of activities
  • high levels of effort
  • academic achievement
  • well-developed communication skills
  • an ability to embrace the values of the School.

Applicants will be required to attend an interview with the Principal or another senior staff member.

Applications close: Friday 29 July 2022 at 4pm

For further detailsfrequently asked questions and to apply, download the application form