General Excellence Scholarship

Ruyton Girls’ School is pleased to offer a number of General Excellence Scholarships for entry in 2022


To be eligible for the General Excellence Scholarship, applicants must be:

  • A new student entering the Senior School in 2022.
  • An Australian citizen, permanent or temporary resident.

Selection Criteria

Applicants will be assessed using a combination of the following selection criteria:

  • Performance at an exceptional level in a GSV sport or at rowing and competing at a representative, state or national level.
  • A full commitment to their specialised sport at Ruyton – an exemption may be made for representative state and national competitions and will be assessed on a case-by-case basis.
  • Preparedness to engage in the life of the School and participate in a range of co-curricular activities.
  • A willingness to uphold the School’s values and show leadership qualities amongst peers at all times.
  • An ability to exemplify good citizenship values through interactions within the School and outside in the broader community.
  • A commitment to act with respect and uphold Ruyton’s reputation through personal appearance and actions.

The School will review any scholarship awarded on an annual basis and reserves the right to withdraw the award should its conditions fail to be maintained. The scholarship will cover to the completion of Year 12 provided that the applicant continues to meet the selection criteria listed above for the duration of their time as a student at the School. Remission will be discussed at the interview and determined at the discretion of the Principal.

Required documentation

The following documents are required for your application to be processed:

  • the applicant’s most recent school report
  • the applicant’s most current NAPLAN results, or if not available, then a second school report.
  • a recent photograph of the applicant.

Application Process

To apply for this scholarship, please complete the Expression of Interest form below.

Applications close Tuesday 31 October 2021. Shortlisted applicants will be contacted to attend an interview.

General Excellence Scholarships cover remission of tuition fees. They do not cover the cost of application and entry fees, books and stationery, uniform, year level camps, outdoor education or activities programmes and overseas tours, music lessons and hire of musical instruments, subject or resource levies to cover the cost of standard materials used e.g. visual art/photography, online education resource subscriptions. Additional charges are itemised and included on the Fee Statement.




For more information, please contact Nadine Hibbert, Director of Admissions.

T: 9819 2422