Academic and General Excellence Scholarships

Oakleigh Grammar seeks to encourage talented, motivated and civic-minded students who have the potential to make a contribution in a leadership and academic capacity and join our current cohort of students in a wide range of School activities.

Oakleigh Grammar offers a wide selection of scholarship options in general, academic and sporting excellence every year.

Our scholarships are granted to a handful of talented and passionate students who wish to excel in their learning journey, be it sport, science, art, music or a community focus.


Please read all of our scholarship opportunities below and follow the links to our online application or directly contact our Head of Admissions.


2022-2023 General and Academic Excellence Scholarships

Oakleigh Grammar in conjunction with the Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER), will hold the Scholarship exams for all students entering into Year 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10 in 2023.

Successful applicants will be curious learners, active sports participants, musically talented or community focused.

To apply for a General Excellence Scholarship, a student will have a good academic standard, plus excellence in at least one the following: sport, music, leadership, community service.

All scholarship candidates (including current Oakleigh Grammar students) must sit the ACER examination and also provide the following information when lodging their Scholarship Application form with ACER.

  • School report
  • Naplan test results (most recent)
  • Certificates of achievement
  • Sporting ability/achievements
  • Music ability/achievements
  • Leadership achievements and Community Service.

All scholarship applicants must include this information with their application, including levels attained.

All students applying may like to include a reference from a teacher, principal, sporting organisation, church group, community service organisation, etc. (this is not essential).

Interviews will be held with the Heads of School after the student scholarship exam results have been released.

All applications for these scholarships are completed online via: Primary Level 1 & 2 Middle/Senior school

2022-2023 Junior School Scholarships

Oakleigh Grammar scholarships are open to students currently in Years 3 to 5  in 2022, who demonstrate commitment and passion to learning and developing proficiency in one of the following: languages, sport or academic pursuits.

For more information regarding the Junior School Scholarships, please contact our Admissions Office on (03) 8554 0014 or by e-mail to:


2022 Sport Scholarship

Oakleigh Grammar scholarships are open to students with an excellence and passion for sport in 2022, who demonstrate a commitment and enthusiasm to learning, while further developing proficiency in their sport of choice.

For more information regarding the Sports Scholarships, please contact our Admissions Office on (03) 8554 0014 or by e-mail to:

Application registration opening soon

Examination date: 26th of February 2022