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Registrations Open – Year 7/2024 ACER Academic Scholarship Exam

Registrar, Ms Kylie Anderson

Registrar, Ms Kylie Anderson

Registrations are now open for the Year 7, 2024 ACER Academic Scholarship exam.

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.

Is Your Son Eligible?

The Academic scholarship is open to students who will commence Year 7 in 2024.

How to Apply

You need to register for the ACER Academic Scholarship exam through the ACER website.

Applications open: Tuesday, 27 September 2022
Applications close: Midnight AEDST Monday, 6 February 2023
Test date: Saturday, 25 February 2023
Examination venue: Waverley College senior campus
Cost: $130 is payable to ACER upon registration

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 assessment by the Academic Scholarship Panel

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

Please feel free to contact the Registrar, Ms Kylie Anderson at, if you have any further questions.