As part of our commitment to nurturing the talents of individual students, St Hilda’s School and St Hilda's Foundation offers a limited number of Scholarships and Bursaries.



2024 Scholarships – Applications Now Open

Our aim at St Hilda’s School is to create a nurturing and engaging learning environment which inspires young women and equips them with the values, knowledge, skills and confidence they will need to reach their full potential to serve, shape and change the world. We celebrate intellectual pursuit and consider learning to be a privilege, a joyous life-long journey for both students and staff.


St Hilda’s School offers a limited number of Scholarships to committed, high-performing students, providing them with every opportunity to extend their learning, growth, and development.


Key Dates for 2024 Scholarships & Bursaries Applications:

2024 Applications Open: Monday, 7 November 2022
2024 Applications Close: Friday, 17 February 2023
2024 Music Auditions: Friday, 24 February 2023
2024 Scholarship Testing: Saturday, 25 February 2023



Frequently Asked Questions

What Scholarships are available?
When will registrations close for 2024?
How do I apply for a scholarship at St Hilda’s School?
When is the scholarship test held and is there a testing fee?
Can current St Hilda’s School students apply?
How are scholarship applicants selected?
When and how will I be informed whether my child has been successful?
Will I receive my child’s test result at the completion of the process?
If my child is unsuccessful in gaining a scholarship, can they apply again in the future?
After completing the online application form, are there any other documents that are required as part of the application process?
How can we best prepare my child for the test?
What Scholarships are available?

Scholarships are available for Students entering Year 5, 7 and 10 only. Please see above information on individual scholarship offerings.

When will registrations close for 2024?

Registrations will close on Friday 17 February 2023. Late applications will not be accepted.

How do I apply for a scholarship at St Hilda’s School?

For current St Hilda’s students or parents who have already applied to enrol their child at St Hilda’s, please register through Edutest here

For new students who have not previously submitted a St Hilda’s School application form, the first step is to apply for enrolment here. The second step is to complete the Edutest registration here

When is the scholarship test held and is there a testing fee?

On campus Scholarship testing will be Saturday 25 February 2023. For families registered for remote testing, please liaise directly with Edutest for your child’s testing date remote@edutest.com.au. The Scholarship testing fee is $95.

Can current St Hilda’s School students apply?

Current students entering Years 5, 7 or 10 in 2024 who are not currently receiving a scholarship or bursary are welcome to apply.

How are scholarship applicants selected?

A limited number of scholarships are available in 2024. The Scholarship panel review each applicant against the criteria. Only the top performing students who meet the selection criteria are invited for a scholarship interview and not all students who are interviewed will receive a scholarship offer.

When and how will I be informed whether my child has been successful?

All applicants will be notified via email prior to the end of April, 2023 of outcome of their child’s scholarship application.

Will I receive my child’s test result at the completion of the process?

Parents will be sent a copy of their child’s results when they are available approximately 2 weeks after the testing date.

If my child is unsuccessful in gaining a scholarship, can they apply again in the future?

If your child was unsuccessful in receiving a scholarship, they are more than welcome to continue with their enrolment at St Hilda’s School, or reapply in a later year level.

After completing the online application form, are there any other documents that are required as part of the application process?

Once you have completed the required online applications, please ensure you have uploaded all supporting documentation or emailed the single PDF collation to enrolments@sthildas.qld.edu.au

How can we best prepare my child for the test?

Practice tests are available for purchase via www.edutest.com.au