Apply Now for our 2024 Year 7 - 11 Scholarship Awards


Entry to APGS is based on an Audition and Scholarship Interview along with your accompanying documents. Applicants are required to perform 2 contrasting pieces or excerpts of up to 3 minutes each covering their chosen stream (Dance, Drama, Music, Music Theatre). Visual Arts students are to submitt a portfolio of 8-10 pieces of their own work. 

The Scholarship program has been designed to recognise, encourage, and support talented individuals pursuing an education in the performing arts. APGS offers a number of scholarships that provide all or part remission of tuition fees.

Important Dates:

2024 Year 7 - 10 Scholarship Applications close: May 31st, 2023

OPEN 2024 Year 11 Scholarship Applications close: September 30th, 2023

The following awards are offered:

Academic Scholarships

Music Scholarships

Dance Scholarships

Drama Scholarships

Visual Arts Scholarships

Indigenous Scholarships

Directors Scholarship

All scholarships are awarded for the duration of the entire schooling. Scholarship awards are open to students from Year 7 through to Year 11.

It is an expectation that all scholarship recipients maintain appropriate academic standards and uphold and respect the Conditions of Enrolment of the school. Scholarship recipients are expected to be actively involved in the school community, and represent the school in activities as required.

Scholarships are awarded for each category per cohort at the discretion of the School Board. Applications for scholarships close on 31stMay each year. Applicants will complete an audition, entrance examination and scholarship interview.

Scholarship Application Process 
STEP 1: Complete the Online Application Form
-Please be sure to select "YES" under "APPLYING FOR SCHOLARSHIP".
-$350 non-refundable application fee applies.
STEP 2: You will be contacted by APGS Admissions This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
-To book you in for an Online Audition.
-To send through the required supporting documentation.
-To send through two audition video submissions (or Art portfolio).

STEP 3: Interview
-Complete a Scholarship interview with the head of School.
STEP 4: Outcome
-Scholarship outcomes will be sent out within 3-4 weeks of your childs audition.
-Applicants will be advised via email.
-$1,500 non-refundable acceptance fee applies.

Supporting Documents

  • Copy of birth certificate
  • Copy of most recent academic reports
  • List of recent academic and or performing arts achievements
  • Vaccination certificate
  • Passport photograph
  • One page written statement by the student outlining their reasons for applying for the award
  • One written character references relating to you, the parents from suitable persons (such as teachers, neighbours, business acquaintances, family friends, and clients).

Audition Fees

Scholarship Application Fee - $350

Enrolment Fees

Acceptance of Enrolment Fee  - $1500

Refer to Schedule of Fees to view all Term & Annual Fees. 


For more information on Scholarships and Bursaries, please contact APGS Admissions.

T: (02) 9518 5123 E: aThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 
Expression of Interest Form -Click here