Scholarship

Introduction

The Australian International School (AIS) encourages and supports academic excellence across all areas of the curriculum and is committed to nurturing each student’s individual academic talents.

AIS is pleased to offer a limited number of Academic Scholarships for students entering Years 7 – 12 in the academic year 2017-2018.

A number of Scholarships will be awarded, based on academic achievement and an interview with the Deputy Executive Principal. A Scholarship may be awarded, covering from 10% to 50% of the Annual Tuition Fee, for up to seven years, provided the student maintains an exemplary academic record.

How to Apply

STEP 1. Complete the Academic Scholarship application form

STEP 2. Submit the Academic Scholarship application form to the admissions office for review by the Deputy Executive Principal, together with the required supporting documents. The supporting documents are listed on the application form.

Deadline: All scholarship applications must be received by:

  • Thursday 18 May 2017 

STEP 3. Examination: Applicants who satisfy the Scholarship Eligibility Criteria (see below) will be invited to participate in the Scholarship Examination on Saturday 27 May 2017

  • Location: The Australian International School, Thu Thiem Campus, 264 Mai Chi Tho (East-West Highway), An Phu Ward, District 2, HCMC, Vietnam

STEP 4. Interview: Selected applicants will be invited to an interview with the Executive Principal/Deputy Executive Principal, who shall make the final assessment.

STEP 5. Offer: The school will offer Academic Scholarships to successful applicants by: Monday, 19 June 2017

Scholarship Eligibility Criteria

Criteria

Students from Vietnamese schools

Students from non-Vietnamese schools

Academic Performance

School reports MUST indicate:

  • At least 8.5 average in each of Maths, Physics, Chemistry and Biology
  • An average of 8.0 in all other subjects
  • No subject below 7.0
  • For subjects that are not graded, the student must have received a PASS

School reports must indicate a consistently high level of achievement in all subjects for the preceding 2 years.

School reports MUST indicate:

  • A* (if studying University of Cambridge curriculum) or A or equivalent in all subjects
  • Highest level of achievement in all subjects for the preceding 2 years.

Language

Applicants must be:

  • English native speakers, or
  • non-native-English speakers with IELTS of ≥ 5.5, or
  • non-native-English speakers who achieve a high score in the English part of the Scholarship Examination.

Terms and Conditions

  • Scholarships will be awarded on merit, following the Scholarship Examination and interview.
  • An invitation to attend an interview will not necessarily mean a scholarship will be offered.
  • Acceptance of a scholarship offer will require payment of the non-refundable Acceptance Fee and any tuition fee due.
  • Acceptance and payment of all amounts will be required by the due date or the offer will be withdrawn.
  • Parents are responsible to pay all amounts owing to the school that are not covered by the Scholarship.
  • Scholarships will be awarded on the basis that the student will maintain high standards of academic achievement participate to the best of their ability in school activities and adhere to the school’s policies and rules.
  • Scholarships will be reviewed annually and may be withdrawn if these expectations are not met.

For further information please contact the school by email: enrolments@aisvietnam.com