Scholarships

Canterbury recognises talent, rewards achievement and celebrates success.

Every year we accept scholarship applications from exceptional students.

These scholarships are available for entry into Years 2022 and 2023.

Music – including Rock and Choral, Volleyball, Cricket, Football and e-Sports applications are especially encouraged.

NEXT Academic Scholarships Exam:
8:15am – 12:30pm, Saturday 6 November 2021
@ Canterbury College, 182 Old Logan Village Road, Waterford QLD 4133

For both existing and new students for Years 5 – 10 in 2023.

Exam Applications Open: NOW
Exam Applications Close: 5pm Friday 29 October 2021

If you have any questions about our scholarships, please contact Canterbury College Registrar Debbie Milne:
Tel: 07 3299 0888
Email:

Academic Scholarships For 2022 & 2023

Canterbury holds two Academic Scholarship Exams each year.

First Round Academic Scholarship Exam:
8:30am – 12:30pm, Saturday 29 May 2021 – CLOSED
@ Canterbury College, 182 Old Logan Village Road, Waterford QLD 4133
For new students entering Years 5 – 10 in 2022.

Second Round Academic Scholarship Exam:
8:15am – 12:30pm, Saturday 6 November 2021
@ Canterbury College, 182 Old Logan Village Road, Waterford QLD 4133
For both existing and new students for Years 5 – 10 in 2023.

Exam Applications Open: NOW
Exam Applications Close: 5pm Friday 29 October 2021

Please register online with Academic Assessment Services (AAS) by clicking this weblink here.

Mathematics Scholarships For 2022 & 2023

Canterbury holds two Mathematics Scholarship Exams each year.

First Round Mathematics Scholarship Exam:
8:30am – 12:30pm, Saturday 29 May 2021 – CLOSED
@ Canterbury College, 182 Old Logan Village Road, Waterford QLD 4133
For new students entering Years 5 – 10 in 2022.

Second Round Mathematics Scholarship Exam:
8:15am – 12:30pm, Saturday 6 November 2021
@ Canterbury College, 182 Old Logan Village Road, Waterford QLD 4133
For both existing and new students for Years 5 – 10 in 2023.

Exam Applications Open: NOW
Exam Applications Close: 5pm Friday 29 October 2021

Please register online with Academic Assessment Services (AAS) by clicking this weblink here.

Sport Scholarships For 2022

Canterbury students have the opportunity to compete locally in The Associated Schools (TAS) sporting competition, as well as other district and representative state or national competitions.

Canterbury College Sports: Athletics, Basketball, Cricket, Cross Country, Equestrian, Football (Soccer), Hockey, Netball, Rowing, Rugby, Rugby 7s, Swimming, Tennis, Touch Football, Volleyball.

Canterbury holds various Sport Scholarship Trials each year.

These Sport Scholarships are available for students entering Years 7 – 11 in the following year.

First Round Sport Scholarship Trials:
Times, March / Term One 2021 – CLOSED
@ Canterbury College, 182 Old Logan Village Road, Waterford QLD 4133

Second Round Sport Scholarship Trials:
Times, June / Term Two 2021 – CLOSED
@ Canterbury College, 182 Old Logan Village Road, Waterford QLD 4133

Next Trial Applications Open: TBC
Next Trial Applications Close: TBC

Further trials may be offered depending on scholarship availability.

So we strongly recommend you submit your Scholarship Application Form ASAP using the button weblink below, to avoid possible future disappointment.

Canterbury College Netball Trials – CLOSED
Date: Wednesday 16 June 2021
Time: 3:45pm – 4:45pm
Eligibility: Students entering Years 7 – 11 in 2022.
Further Information: Deanne Hamilton, Canterbury Netball Coordinator –

All students should complete and return the Scholarship Application Form below with supporting documentation prior to 5:00pm Monday 14 June 2021.

Scholarship Application Form

Performing Arts Scholarships For 2022

Canterbury College Performing Arts:
Bands:
Wind Symphony, Stage Band, Jazz Ensemble.
Chamber Music: ARTISTrio, Clarinet Choir, Flute Ensemble, Saxophone Ensemble.
Choral: Girls Chorale, Boys Vocal Group, Cantabile.
Dance: Canterbury Dance Artists, Radiance Dance, Hip Hop Crew, Illumination Dance Ensemble.
Rock School: Acoustic Girls Band, Guitar Trio, Guitar Ensemble, Percussion Ensemble, Rock Bands.
Strings: Allegro Strings, All Star Strings, Bravura String Orchestra, Sinfonia String Orchestra, Ritornello, String Quartet.
Theatre: Drama Ensemble, Theatre Company.

Canterbury holds various Performing Arts Scholarship Auditions each year.

These Instrumental Music, Rock School, Choral and Dance Scholarships are available for students entering Years 7 – 11 in the following year.

Younger students are also invited to apply for Instrumental Music Scholarships if they have successfully attained an AMEB Level 4.

First Round Performing Arts Scholarship Auditions:
Times, March / Term One 2021 – CLOSED
@ Canterbury College, 182 Old Logan Village Road, Waterford QLD 4133

Second Round Performing Arts Scholarship Auditions:
Times, June / Term Two 2021 – CLOSED
@ Canterbury College, 182 Old Logan Village Road, Waterford QLD 4133

Next Audition Applications Open: TBC
Next Audition Applications Close: TBC

Further auditions may be offered depending on scholarship availability.

So we strongly recommend you submit your Scholarship Application Form ASAP using the button weblink below, to avoid possible future disappointment.

Scholarship Application Form

Leadership & Community Excellence Year 7 Scholarships For 2022 & 2023

A limited number of these scholarships are awarded each year to new students commencing in Year 7 at Canterbury.

The College criteria when offering these scholarships is as follows:

  1. The holding of a senior leadership position in Primary School (e.g. School Captain, Vice-Captain, Sports Captain, Arts Captain, SRC President etc).
  2. An ongoing contribution to community service, volunteering or participation in public awareness campaigns.
  3. The recognition of ‘servant leadership’ qualities by teachers and school leaders as cited in letters of recommendation or similar.

The evidence required to support scholarship applications in this category may include: letters of appointment, certificates of achievement or recognition, and letters of recommendation by school leaders or teachers.

An application under this category does not prevent a student from also applying for other scholarship categories.

To apply for a Leadership & Community Excellence Year 7 Scholarship, please submit your Scholarship Application Form ASAP using the button weblink below.

Scholarship Application Form

Please click here to read the Canterbury e-Sports Scholarship Prospectus for more information.

WHAT: Canterbury e-Sports Scholarship Trials Day – CLOSED

WHEN: 2:15pm – 5:00pm, Friday 9 July 2021
Welcome & Overview – Mr Kenta Shimizu: 2:15pm – 2:30pm
Video Gaming Trials: 2:30pm – 5:00pm

WHERE: Canterbury College, 182 Old Logan Village Road, Waterford QLD

‘Home Base’ Location – Arts Auditorium (M Block)
– For official welcome & short overview presentation.
– Viewing space for parents, carers, families & other spectators.
– Plenty of onsite parking: Use Entrance B via Easterly Street, then park down the left side.

Gaming Trials Location – M02 Upstairs Level Lab
– Rotations or staggered starts may be required depending on total participants playing each game.

WHO: For talented video gamers looking to enter Years 9-11 at Canterbury College on an e-Sports Scholarship.
NB: Maximum 20 x e-Sports Trials Day participants.

WHAT TO BRING:
– Gaming peripherals: your best / favourite mouse, keyboard & headset with microphone.
– Snacks & drinks for a break (particularly if you have any special dietary requirements.
– Basic snacks, water station, tea & coffee provided for parents, carers, families & other spectators.

DRESS CODE:
– Comfortable smart casual that lets you move easily for best game-play.
– PLUS needed for a short teamwork problem-solving activity.

CANTERBURY STAFF ATTENDING:
e-Sports Coaches: Mr Kenta Shimizu | Mr Hayden Turner | Mr Chris Van ‘t Wout
Other: College Registrar – Ms Debbie Milne | IT Assistance – Mr Chris Hughson

REGISTRATION:
To register for this Trials Day, you MUST complete the Canterbury Scholarship Application Form located in the weblink button below.

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: 11:59pm Wednesday 7 July 2021 – CLOSED

Please email your completed Scholarship Application Form to:

TRIALS DAY GAMES

League of Legends: A multiplayer online battle arena video game, where two teams of five players battle in ‘player versus player’ combat, with each team occupying and defending their half of the map. Each of the ten players controls a character known as a ‘champion’, with unique abilities and differing styles of play.

Overwatch: A team-based multiplayer first-person ‘hero shooter’ video game, that assigns players into two teams of six, with each player selecting from a large roster of characters known as ‘heroes’, with unique abilities and differing styles of play. Teams work to complete map-specific objectives within a limited time period.

Rocket League: A vehicular soccer video game where players control a rocket-powered car and use it to hit a ball that is much larger than the cars, towards the other team’s goal area to score goals, in a way that resembles indoor soccer, with elements of a ‘demolition derby’.

Scholarship Application Form