Northside Christian College is committed to offer Christian education for Christian families.

Academic Scholarships

As one of the leading independent, co-educational, non-denominational Christian schools in north Brisbane, Northside Christian College offers the opportunity for partial three-year scholarships towards tuition fees, to both current and prospective students with outstanding academic record. 

Check back later to check when scholarship registrations for students in Years 7 and 10 in 2024 will open.

The College is well-known and respected for its academic results, commitment to character development and passionate community service. Being awarded a Northside scholarship is an achievement of which one can be proud. 

To be awarded one of the academic scholarships, a potential student must score highly in the EduTest examination, demonstrate academic excellence based on previous Report Cards and display qualities consistent with the College mission. Recipients will be selected by the Northside Christian College Scholarship Committee.

Who can apply for Northside Christian College Academic Scholarships?

The scholarships will be offered to Australian citizens and permanent residents who are eligible for enrolment at Northside Christian College.

How to Apply

Current Northside Christian College families

Families that are currently enrolled in the College do not need to submit another College enrolment application when registering for the test. Current families only need to register and sit the EduTest examination.

Following the review of the EduTest results, select applicants will be invited to attend an interview with the Principal. Each scholarship applicant will be assessed by the Scholarship Committee. Applicants will be advised of the outcome by mail.

Prospective Northside Christian College families

All new families need to register for the EduTest examination. Please ensure you will be able to meet the following Northside Christian College entry requirements:

Supporting Documents (without these an application is considered incomplete)

  • Pastor’s reference detailing your family’s regular attendance and involvement within your local Christian church (compulsory)
  • Copy of Birth Certificate
  • Copies of two most current Academic and NAPLAN report
  • Medical report (if applicable)
  • Court orders (if applicable)

Prospective families are not required to complete the College application as a pre-requisite to sit the EduTest exam. 

Following the review of the EduTest results, select applicants will be invited to attend an interview with the Principal. Each scholarship applicant will be assessed by the Scholarship Committee. Applicants will be advised of the outcome by mail.

We invite prospective families to book a College tour. 

How to register for EduTest examination

  • Check back to see when EduTest exam for entry to Years 7 and 10 in 2024 will take place. 
  • Register by the deadline. 
  • Pay the registration fee $90 (Paid directly to EduTest).
  • If you have any further questions regarding the examination, please contact EduTest.

Register now

What's next

  • Once the results from Edutest have been received (generally within 7 working days) the Scholarship Committee will begin the assessment of each application.
  • Parents and students will be advised of the outcome by mail in approximately 4 weeks of the examination date.
  • Select applicants will be subsequently invited to attend an interview with the Principal.
  • From this, parents and students will be advised of the outcome by mail within 4 weeks of the interview date.
Instrumental Music Scholarship

Applications for 2023 Instrumental Music Scholarship will open in Term 3. 

Instrumental Music Scholarship

The Instrumental Music Scholarship (donated by Mark Gallagher and Denise Rossiter) returns for its fifth year in 2023.

This Scholarship was established to financially assist a Northside Christian College Middle School student, who is currently receiving school-based tuition, in the ongoing pursuit of excellence in Instrumental Music.

The inspiration for the scholarship was their daughter Cat Gallagher (Year 12, 2018), who has gone on to a full scholarship at the Queensland Conservatorium of Music. 

Eligibility

  • Applicants must be enrolled at Northside Christian College in Year 7, 8 or 9 for 2023 (current Year 6 students may apply). 

Value:  To be confirmed

Duration: One year  

Conditions: 

  • Audition time will be available in Term 3
  • Students will prepare one audition piece (approximately 2 – 3 minutes) on the instrument of their choice 
  • Students will participate in an interview for the position 

Application Form: Click here

We would like to thank our generous donors, who have assisted in making it possible to see a future generation of believers raised up at Northside. If you are interested in contributing towards tuition fees or creating a bespoke scholarship, then please don't hesitate to contact us.