We offer Academic and Music Scholarships

At Arden we aim to inspire and challenge our students to use and share their God-given talents to achieve their potential.

We offer Academic and Music Scholarships to students who display high standards of achievement, leadership skills and a commitment to the academic and co-curricular programs at Arden.

We encourage students who are willing to take part in all aspects of school life to take up this opportunity to study at Arden.

Scholarships are available for:

  • Year 7 – Academic Scholarships
  • Year 7 – Music Scholarships
  • Year 10 – Academic Scholarships

Scholarships are offered as a percentage of a student’s tuition fee.

How to Apply

  1. Complete an Arden Enrolment Application Form and submit with the payment of the $300 non-refundable Application Fee.
  2. Register to sit the Scholarship examination, which is run by Academic Assessment Services (AAS) and pay the/their $100 fee. Note: The portal to apply for 2023 Scholarships is now open. See the link below to Apply.
  1. After registrations close, applicants will be contacted with further details regarding the AAS Scholarship examination date and requirements.
  2. Students applying for Academic or Music Scholarships must sit the AAS Scholarship examination.
  3. Applications for the Music scholarship will be assessed based on the information provided when registering, and selected students will be formally invited to a Music Scholarship Audition. Auditions are by invitation only.
  4. Successful applicants will be invited to an interview by Term 2 2022.
  5. Scholarships are subject to annual review but are normally offered for the remainder of a student’s enrolment at Arden subject to continuing satisfactory performance and conduct.

Arden reserves the right not to offer any Scholarships if there are no suitable applicants. Scholarships are open to applicants who are existing students of Arden, those who have been offered enrolment at Arden, or those who have submitted their Enrolment Application, including payment of the Application Fee.


Scholarship applications for students entering Year 7 or Year 10 in 2023 are now open. Registrations will close Monday 14 February 2022.

The 2023 Academic Scholarship Examination will be held on Saturday 19 February 2022.

Please note: No alternative testing date will be offered.

Please contact our Enrolments Team at for more information or if you have any questions.


Click here to apply for Arden Scholarships.

Please note: All applicants must first submit an Arden Application Form, with payment, prior to registering with Academic Assessment Services.