STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths) Scholarship
Requirements & Eligibility
The College is offering STEM Scholarships for
students who have shown commitment, passion
and academic excellence in one or more
subjects in the Science, Technology and
Mathematics Key Learning Areas.
The successful candidates should have shown
the ability to integrate their learning across the
Key Learning Areas and have shown their ability
as problem solvers and innovators. Students
awarded scholarships in STEM in Year 7 will be
expected to be studying the highest level of
Mathematics (Years 7-10), at least Mathematics
– 2 Unit (Years 11 and 12) and to be involved in
curricular and cocurricular activities. It is an
expectation that recipients of STEM
Scholarships are involved in the Tournament of
the Minds competitions and other extension
activities in Years 7-10.
Successful candidates for STEM Scholarships in
Years 11-12 would be expected to be studying
at least Mathematics – 2 Unit and one or more
subjects from Science and / or Technology
Stage 6 suite of subjects.
Parents and students should be aware that
scholarships are subject to regular monitoring.
This monitoring will assess academic
performance, effort and attitude in the
student’s study of subjects in the STEM Key
Learning Areas and their involvement in
Applicants for Academic and STEM Scholarships will be required to complete a Broughton Scholarship Application form, provide a Portfolio and register online to sit an examination through the ACER Scholarship exam program on Saturday 24 February 2018.
Applicants for STEM Scholarships are requested to submit a Portfolio that includes:
- A design portfolio, showing evidence of something they have created and the process followed OR a scientific report for an investigation they have carried out
- Evidence of high achievement in cocurricular activities within the school environment or local community
- Results in academic competitions
- Evidence of leadership roles
- Other academic evidence
Candidates are encouraged to download a Broughton Scholarship Application Form and submit an application via the link below.
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