Scholarships

Year 7

Iona College Intermediate Scholarship

Valued at $500.00 per annum and tenable for 2 years.

Year 9

The IOGA Scholarship

This will provide $1,000.00 per annum for 5 years. The holder of this Scholarship does not need to be the daughter of an Old Girl.

Music Scholarship

This award will be $500.00 per annum to support music tuition for the Scholarship holder. It will be tenable for 3 years and will be dependent on continued study and progress in music. An application for the Scholarship period to be extended may be made during the last year of tenure.

Selection for this Scholarship will be based on:
(a) Proven music ability determined by a practical examination to be held at the College.
(b) A letter of recommendation from the candidate’s present music tutor.
(c) Results from the general examinations to be held at the College on Scholarship day.

Sports Scholarships

Up to six sports scholarships may be awarded annually. Each scholarship provides $1,000.00 to assist the scholar meet the costs associated with the sport for which the scholarship has been awarded. Scholarships may be awarded for Tennis, Swimming, Athletics, Hockey, Football, Netball and Cricket.

Applicants should submit an application form (available from the school office) and a curriculum vitae with references to the Principal no later than 1st March in the year the student is in Year 9.

Other Levels

Mary Brownlie Music Scholarship

Awarded to a student who has shown ability and interest in using her talent for the benefit of School. The award is $1,000 annually.

Principal’s Scholarship

This award is offered to the Year 12 student who gains the highest overall academic aggregate and who is returning to Iona for a Year 13 year. It is valued at $1,000

The Margaret Woodhouse Memorial Scholarship

Awarded to a current or former student of Iona College of proven or potential musical excellence to enable her to study music at a New Zealand University or enrol at the Royal College of Music, London. The monetary value of the scholrship is in the vicinity of $10,000 per year.