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Springfield Central State High Scholarship Program 2018

Excellence Scholarships

1.0 Introduction

Springfield Central State High’s Scholarship Program rewards those students whose achievements deserve special commendation and recognition due to their excellence in the areas of academics, culture, sports or leadership and who wish to make a contribution to the school in its various local, national and g​lobal endeavours.


These Scholarships are awarded on merit and acknowledge the recipient’s excellence in their chosen area.


2.0 Value & Duration

In 2018 Springfield Central State High will award the following scholarships:


·         2 x Academic scholarships: Recipients would demonstrate excellence in all CORE subject areas of Mathematics, Science, English and  Humanities

·         2 x Sports scholarships: Recipients would demonstrate excellence in a sporting area

·         2 x Cultural scholarships: Recipients would demonstrate excellence in the area of arts or languages e.g dance, drama, music, visual  and media arts

·         2 x Leadership scholarships: Recipients would demonstrate an ability to lead and mentor fellow students.


The Scholarships will be in the form of payment of the resource hire scheme for 2018 and a Springfield Central State High uniform.


The Scholarships will be payable at the beginning of the school year in 2018, subject to the recipient complying with the Conditions of Award noted in this document.


Scholarships will be awarded annually and students will need to apply each year.


3.0 Application Process

Applicants must demonstrate their suitability for the scholarship by completing the application package in their own handwriting, including two references from a current teacher, and/or sporting coach, and/or co-curricular tutors.

Each application should be accompanied by a personal resume, including most recent school report card, and may also include a sample of school work, certificates of participation or achievement or references.


Applications are available from the Springfield Central State High office.


Applications are sent to:

Leon Proud


Springfield Central State High

90 Parklands Drive


QLD 4300


The closing date for applications is 4:00pm Friday the 15th September 2017.


4.0 Selection Policies

Selection will be made upon the basis of the application and will be decided on by a selection panel that will include the Principal, Deputy Principals and P&C representative.