Scholarships for General Excellence (Academic) are offered to new and current students entering Years 5, 7, 8 and 9 in 2022 who demonstrate outstanding academic ability.

Scholarships are awarded on the basis of the results of a scholarship examination, an online application and interview.

Shortlisted applicants will be invited, together with their families, to attend an interview with the Principal.

Unsuccessful applicants will be notified in writing.

Application Process

Step 1
All applicants are required to sit a scholarship examination. Please apply online via Edutest before the closing date.

For any queries relating to the Edutest examination process please refer to the Edutest Information sheet.

Step 2
Please complete the ELTHAM College online application before the closing date.

For any queries relating to the ELTHAM College online application please email

Important Dates

Applications close: Friday 19 February 2021
Late applications close (late fee applied): Monday 22 February 2021
Scholarship Examination (all applicants): Saturday 27 February 2021
Interviews: Please note that interviews for shortlisted applicants will be held within 3 weeks of the scholarship examination. Dates will vary depending upon the scholarship(s) being applied for.

Details for the Scholarship Examination (all applicants):

Date:     Saturday 27 February 2021

Time:    Registration 9.00am – 9.15am
Commencement 9.30am
Expected conclusion 12.30pm

Venue: ELTHAM College – Hospitality Training Centre (Swipers Gully), 25 Eltham-Yarra Glen Road, KANGAROO GROUND VIC 3097

Further details regarding the examination will be emailed to families from Edutest on Monday 22 February 2021.