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Applications Open for Year 7, 2023 ACER Academic Scholarship

Registrar, Ms Kylie Anderson

Registrar, Ms Kylie Anderson

Would Your Son Like to Apply for an ACER Academic Scholarship?

Academic scholarships are awarded to a limited number of students who demonstrate academic excellence in the ACER examination. They can cover up to 100% of tuition fees.

Academic scholars are expected to maintain high standards of academic performance and are traditionally placed on the Principal’s Award List every term. 

Is your son eligible?

The scholarship is open to students who will commence at the College in Year 7 in 2023.

How to apply

You need to register for the ACER Scholarship Selection test through the ACER website.

>>> Click here to register for the ACER Scholarship Selection Test.

  • Applications open: Tuesday, 28 September 2021
  • Applications close: midnight AEDST Monday, 7 February 2022
  • Test date: Saturday, 26 February 2022
  • Examination venue: Waverley College senior campus
  • Cost: $130 payable to ACER 

How are Applicants Assessed?

Academic scholarships are awarded based on:

*Academic Excellence

  • High performance in the Year 7 Academic Scholarship Test (ACER)
  • High performance in NAPLAN results, school reports, competitions and ICAS

*Success at Interview

  • A successful interview with the Principal or Deputy Principal – Teaching & Learning
  • A successful review by the Academic Scholarship Panel

Further information on our Academic Scholarship is available through our website.

>>> Click here to view more information about our Academic Scholarship on our website.

Please feel free to contact me should you require any additional information.


Ms Kylie Anderson