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The Mentone Grammar Scholarship Program recognises outstanding achievement. 

The 2022 Scholarship Program is now closed

Mentone Grammar is delighted to offer a small number of Academic, General Excellence and Performing Arts (Music) Scholarships to highly talented young people entering Years 7, 9 and 10 in 2022. Students will have the opportunity to join our happy, healthy and high-achieving environment.

2022 Applications Opened: 9am Thursday 1 October, 2020

2022 Applications Closed:  5pm Friday 29 January, 2021

2022 Edutest Scholarship Examination at Mentone Grammar: Saturday 6 February, 2021

No late applications will be accepted

The 2023 Scholarship Program will open 9am Thursday 1 October, 2021.

Please note the year levels offered and number of scholarships awarded each year for each category is at the Principal’s discretion and is dependent upon the availability of places. 

Contact

Please direct any enquiries about Scholarships to the Registrar's Office.

Phone: + 61 3 9584 4211
Email: scholarships@mentonegrammar.net


Thank you for your interest in Scholarships at Mentone Grammar.

FAQs 2022 Scholarship Program

Please direct any enquiries about Scholarships to the Registrar's Office.

Phone: + 61 3 9584 4211 Email: scholarships@mentonegrammar.net


Please direct any enquiries about the Scholarship Examination to Edutest.

Phone: +61 3 9014 1411 Email: info@edutest.com.au Web: www.edutest.com.au


Below are some useful answers to the questions we often get asked.

The year levels offered and number of scholarships awarded each year for each category is at the Principal’s discretion and is dependent upon the availability of places. The 2022 Scholarship Program offers the following scholarships:

Academic Scholarships for entry in 2022 are offered in Years 7 and 9 and are available to both current and external local students (must be Australian Citizens or Residents).

General Excellence for entry in 2022 are offered in Years 7 and 9 and are available to external local students (must be Australian Citizens or Residents) only. Current or enrolled Mentone Grammar students are not eligible to apply.

Performing Arts (Music) for entry in 2022 are offered in Years 7 and 9 and are available to external local students (must be Australian Citizens or Residents) only. Current or enrolled Mentone Grammar students are not eligible to apply.

Academic, General Excellence andPerforming Arts (Music) scholarships for entry in 2022 are offered in Year 10 and are available to external local students (must be Australian Citizens or Residents) only. Current or enrolled Mentone Grammar students are not eligible to apply.

Candidates for Academic Scholarships must be high achieving students who consistently excel academically (applicants should be students recognised as performing in the top 10% on a national level, for example, NAPLAN and AAS and/or ACER test results). Families must provide with the most recent NAPLAN results. (Year 7 2022- Year 3 2018 NAPLAN, Year 9 2022 – Year 5 2018 NAPLAN and Year 10 2022 – Year 7 2019 NAPLAN).  Due to COVID-19 the 2020 testing did not proceed. You may also provide with Academic Assessment Services (formerly Robert Allwell & Associates) and/or ACER  test results from previous scholarship examinations.

Academic Scholarship candidates must sit the Edutest Scholarship Examination (at Mentone Grammar) on Saturday 6 February, 2021.

Candidates for Academic Scholarships must also provide reference from their current Principal / Head of Campus attesting to their high-level performance, attitude and application. The candidates two most recent school reports (Semester 1 and 2) should show evidence of this as well.

Details regarding 2022 Academic Scholarships can be found on our website www.mentonegrammar.net/enrol/scholarships.

Please direct any enquiries about Scholarships to the Registrar's Office by e-mail scholarships@mentonegrammar.net or call +61 9584 4211.

Years 7 and 9 2022: Candidates for General Excellence Scholarships must be high achieving students who perform well academically, and who have been recognised as having outstanding Sporting and Leadership qualities. Applicants should be students who are achieving well above average in multiple categories of academia, sport, performing arts, community service and leadership. Evidence of this should be clearly outlined in the portfolio.

Year 10 2022: Candidates for General Excellence Scholarships must be students who represents a sport on offer at Mentone Grammar at a State or National level (or equivalent for their sport). Applicants should, in their portfolio also show evidence of high level of leadership achievement.

Sports on offer at Mentone Grammar: Aerobics, AFL, AFLW, Athletics, Basketball, Cricket, Cross Country, Hockey, Netball, Sailing, Soccer, Swimming, Table Tennis, Tennis, Touch Football and Volleyball.

General Excellence Scholarship candidates must sit the Edutest Scholarship Examination (at Mentone Grammar) on Saturday 6 February, 2021.

Details regarding The 2022 - General Excellence Scholarships can be found on our website www.mentonegrammar.net/enrol/scholarships.

Please direct any enquiries about Scholarships to the Registrar's Office by e-mail scholarships@mentonegrammar.net or call +61 9584 4211.

Candidates for Performing Arts Scholarships must be high achieving students who have been recognised as having outstanding creative endeavour, skill and leadership. Applicants should be students who are achieving well above average in music.

Details regarding 2022 - Performing Arts (Music) Scholarships can be found on our website www.mentonegrammar.net/enrol/scholarships.

Please direct any enquiries about Scholarships to the Registrar's Office by e-mail scholarships@mentonegrammar.net or call +61 9584 4211.

Shortlisted candidates will be asked to attend an interview.  Application for a Performing Arts Scholarship (Music) does not automatically guarantee qualifying for an audition. An e-mail will be sent to shortlisted candidates advising of the details and time of the audition once applications have closed. 

Applicants who are not shortlisted for an audition or interview will be notified by email.

Please note: In accordance with COVID-19 restrictions the interview/audition may be postponed or held off-site.

You will be advised of an expected time frame at the time of interview.

Families will receive a written offer. To accept the offer you are required to return the following.

In order to provide highly talented young people with the opportunity of joining our high performing School we are delighted to offer a small number of Scholarships. All scholarships are confidential.

The Scholarships on offer cover a portion of Tuition Fees. All scholarships are confidential.

Please find our Schedule of Fees online. Tuition fees and other charges are payable in two equal instalments. These instalments will be payable on (1 February and 1 July). Fees and charges may be paid via the School website or by cheque, credit card (Visa and Mastercard), BPAY or via a payment arrangement with ASG Funding Solutions or Edstart. 

The following additional study costs may apply; school uniform, books and stationary items, bring your own device (BYOD) and calculator and optional excursions/school activities.

Additional charges such as a non-refundable $100 registration fee and $850 entrance fee are still payable for new students.

If students on scholarships leave prior to the completion of Year 12 or Mentone Grammar terminates the scholarship for a valid reason, the parents will be required to pay the amount of fee remission provided during the course of the scholarship.  Further, parents will be required to sign a scholarship agreement that sets out the terms and conditions upon which the scholarship will be granted. All scholarships are confidential.

Usually scholarships are issued through to the end of Year 12. However, scholarships are the subject of annual review. Students on scholarship who are not making a significant contribution to the life of the School or who are not trying hard enough may have their scholarship revoked.

A central testing day for scholarships is held every February for entrance to Mentone Grammar the following year. Applications usually open in October of the previous year. 

The 2022 Scholarship Program Edutest Examination will take place on Saturday 6 February, 2021.

Please note: In accordance with COVID-19 restrictions the Edutest Scholarship Examination may be postponed or held off-site (online).

Candidates will receive an email/SMS confirming venue, time to arrive and what to bring on the morning of the examination.

Please direct any enquiries about the Scholarship Examination to Edutest.

Phone: +61 3 9014 1411 Email: info@edutest.com.au Web: www.edutest.com.au

Candidates will receive an email/SMS confirming venue, time to arrive and what to bring on the morning of the examination.

Please direct any enquiries about the Scholarship Examination to Edutest.

Phone: +61 3 9014 1411 Email: info@edutest.com.au Web: www.edutest.com.au

Candidates will receive an email/SMS confirming venue, time to arrive and what to bring on the morning of the examination.

Please direct any enquiries about the Scholarship Examination to Edutest.

Phone: +61 3 9014 1411 Email: info@edutest.com.au Web: www.edutest.com.au

Candidates will receive an email/SMS confirming venue, time to arrive and what to bring on the morning of the examination.

Please direct any enquiries about the Scholarship Examination to Edutest.

Phone: +61 3 9014 1411 Email: info@edutest.com.au Web: www.edutest.com.au

Parents are not permitted to accompany their child to the examination area as this can delay start times and unsettle some students, including your own child. 

No, there will no School Tours or Open Day on the day of testing and the School will be closed.

If you wish to attend a School Tours or Open Day on another date, please register online

Students will have a quick break in which they will be supplied with a drink and snack. Students with food allergies or intolerances need to provide their own snack. Students are encouraged to bring their own clear water bottle.  

Candidates will receive an email/SMS confirming venue, time to arrive and what to bring on the morning of the examination.

Please direct any enquiries about the Scholarship Examination to Edutest.

Phone: +61 3 9014 1411 Email: info@edutest.com.au Web: www.edutest.com.au

  • Verbal Reasoning
  • Numerical Reasoning
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Mathematics
  • Creative Written Expression

We suggest looking at the Edutest website for more information and practice examinations. 

Please direct any enquiries about the Scholarship Examination to Edutest.

Phone: +61 3 9014 1411 Email: info@edutest.com.au Web: www.edutest.com.au


Yes, you may obtain practice examinations via the Edutest website. There is a charge for accessing these. The practice examinations are not coaching tools. 

  • One set of tests for $27.50 (80 questions)
  • Two sets of tests for $50.00 (160 questions)
  • Three sets of tests for $60.00 (240 questions)

Please direct any enquiries about the Scholarship Examination to Edutest.

Phone: +61 3 9014 1411 Email: info@edutest.com.au Web: www.edutest.com.au

The results of the Scholarship Examination will remain the property of the School and will not be released to families. 

Please direct any enquiries about the Scholarship Examination to EduTest.

Phone: +61 3 9014 1411 Email: info@edutest.com.au Web: www.edutest.com.au

If you want to apply for scholarship to more than one school, then you must complete an online registration for each of the schools you choose by each individual school's closing date.

Please direct any enquiries about the Scholarship Examination to EduTest.

Phone: +61 3 9014 1411 Email: info@edutest.com.au Web: www.edutest.com.au

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