Billanook College is a member of the Round Square, a world-wide association of schools that share unique and ambitious goals. Round Square was founded by Kurt Hahn at Gordonstoun School in Scotland. Kurt Hahn believed that schools should prepare students for adulthood by enabling them to face life directly in ways that demand courage, generosity, imagination, kindness and principles.
Billanook College is one of 60 schools around the world that share a commitment, beyond academic excellence, to personal development and responsibility through service, challenge, adventure and international understanding.
Billanook challenges students to grow beyond academic excellence and to make a strong commitment to personal development and responsibility.
Billanook is dedicated to the underlying Pillars of Round Square:
Service to Others
Billanook College is proud to offer a number of Scholarships across Years 5 - 12
2018 Academic Scholarships (Years 5 - 9)
Based on the Academic Scholarship Testing results, students may be offered a scholarship. All Academic Scholarship applicants will be required to participate in the Scholarship Testing which will be held at Billanook College on Saturday 25 February, 2017.
2018 General Excellence Scholarships (Years 5 - 9)
All General Excellence Scholarship applicants will be required to participate in the Scholarship Testing which will be held at Billanook College on Saturday 25 February, 2017.
In addition to sitting the Scholarship Testing, students are required to provide evidence to support the following:
Academic achievement and potential Excellence in one or more areas, other than academic (e.g. music, leadership, co-curricular interests) A high level of application to all classroom and extracurricular activities The potential to make a positive contribution to all College activities
In addition to supplying the above supporting documentation, applications also require:
A copy of your child’s end-of-year reports A copy of your child’s latest NAPLAN results
Scholarships are tenable for the duration of a student's time at Billanook College. You may apply for both an Academic and a General Excellence Scholarship on the one application.
Scholarship Testing will be held at the College on Saturday 25 February, 2017 for all applicants.
The majority of Scholarships offer a remission of 50% of the annual Tuition Fee (Composite Fee not included). In some instances a larger or smaller remission of the Tuition Fee may be offered at the College’s discretion. As a guide for 2017 commencement, students offered a Year 7 scholarship were required to pay $11,250 for the year. Please click here to view the 2017 Fee Schedule.
Applications for 2018 Academic and General Excellence Scholarships Years 5 – 9 are invited from students not currently attending Billanook College.
Billanook College Year 6, 2017 students are invited to apply for the Year 7, 2018 Academic and/or General Excellence Scholarships. Academic and General Excellence Scholarships for Years 5, 6, 8 & 9, 2018 are not open to existing Billanook College students.
The Scholarships listed are not available to Full Fee Paying Overseas Students.
For further information regarding Scholarships, or to register your interest,
please contact our Registrar on 03 9724 1179 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
APPLICATIONS CLOSE: Friday 17 February 2017
Years 10, 11 AND 12 SENIOR SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIPS, 2017
APPLICATIONS OPEN: MONDAY 11 JULY, 2016
Applications will be accepted from new students commencing Years 10 - 12, Senior School. Our Senior School Scholarships are based on academic performance and a personal interview with the Principal.
The majority of Scholarships offered provide remission of 50% of the Tuition Fee (Composite Fee not included). As a guide, for 2016 Year 10 and 11 scholarship students were required to pay $13,295 for the year. Please click here to view the current Fee Schedule.
APPLICATIONS: NOW CLOSED
All Scholarships are tenable for the duration of a student's time at the College. Please Note: Senior School Scholarships are only available to students not currently attending Billanook College.
For further information regarding Scholarships, or to register your interest, please contact our
Registrar on 03 9724 1179 or email email@example.com
Note: The Scholarships listed above are not available to Full Fee Paying Overseas Students.
There is an extensive network of bus, train and private charter buses to Billanook from your area. Please click the image below for a detailed listing of the buses that service Billanook College. Visit www.billanook.vic.edu.au/Enrolment/Transport_Info.aspx for further information.