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Matrix Scholarship Students Receive

Full remission of Matrix course fees

One to one mentoring from our academic heads in English, Maths and Science

Networking opportunities – with Matrix scholarship students, present and past

Who is the Matrix Scholar?

The Matrix Scholar will possess the following qualities

Academic Excellence

Academic excellence in all areas

Grow and Develop

Willingness to continually grow and develop academically and personally


Be a positive representative of the Matrix student community

Have Fun whilst Learning

Celebrate your own and and other's achievements and successes

Through the Matrix Scholarship, I received additional support and personal mentoring from Matrix teachers and academic heads. They guided and motivated me towards my reaching my HSC goals.


Year 12

The Matrix Scholarship provided me the opportunity to enrol in all my HSC subjects during the term and holidays. Matrix courses really helped me to reinforce the key concepts before my school assessments.


Year 12

The Matrix Scholarship has provided me with the academic support and guidance in my HSC year to help me stay on track to achieve my ATAR goal.


2019 Graduate

The Matrix Scholarship has helped me improve my marks with a more structured approach to my learning and revising.


Year 11

Application Process

Step 1: Submit application

Step 2: Sit Matrix Scholarship examination

Step 3: Panel interview with the Matrix Scholarship Committee

2021 Applications Now Closed

August 2020 Matrix Scholarship Application Period
31 August 2020 Matrix Scholarship Applications Close
4 - 5 September 2020 First Round Results Released
13 September 2020 Scholarship Examination Day (Year 10, 11)
20 September 2020 Scholarship Examination Day (Year 9, 11)
25 September 2020 Examination Results Released
28 September 2020 Matrix 2020 Academic Year Commences for Year 12
12 October 2020 Matrix 2020 Academic Year Commences for Year 7 to Year 11

2021 Applications are now closed

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Can non-Matrix students apply for the Matrix Scholarship?

Yes, the Matrix scholarship is open to current and non-Matrix students.

Do I need to submit an application online and in person?

You will only need to submit one application and it can be either online or in person at your nearest Matrix campus.

Can I submit original documents?

Matrix Education does not accept original documents, only soft copies for online submissions and copies for in person submissions. If you decide to submit original documents, the documents will become the property of Matrix Education and will not be returned to the student.

How many scholarships does Matrix Education award annually?

There is no set number or quota for scholarship students. The number of Matrix Scholarships awarded will vary each year based on the quality of applicants.

What should I write about in my personal essay?

The personal essay question is in the information brochure on this page. The essay prompt is: ‘2020 has been an unprecedented year for all. Share a personal or academic challenge you encountered this year. Explain how you over came it, or are currently working through it?'(Max. 250 words.)

What if I am a previous applicant? Do I still need to submit a full application?

Yes, as you would have last submitted your application a year ago. Your application for the 2021 Scholarship should consist of your most recent school reports and achievements.

What subjects will be examined in the scholarship exams?

The scholarship exams consist of one English and one Maths examination

What is the period that the scholarship is valid for?

The 2021 Matrix Scholarship will be valid for the upcoming academic year commencing 28 September 2020 and concluding 12 September 2021.

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