Place your expression of interest for the 2023 Scholarship intake by filling out our form here.

Matrix Education offers scholarship to exemplary students entering year 11 and 12, who lead their peers academically and as a role model in the Matrix student community.

Through the Matrix Scholarship program, out graduates go on to achieve exceptional HSC results, university scholarships, cadetships and offers into their chosen university courses.

How to Apply for the 2022 Matrix Scholarship

The Matrix Education Scholarship is now accepting applications from current year 10 and 11 students.

Your application must include:

  1. The student and parent's details completed on the online application form

  2. Complete copies of the student’s two most recent school reports, with no omissions. 

  3. A video essay application (linked to a Google Drive).

Video Essay Brief

Your video must answer the following and not exceed 3:00 minutes.

  • Introduce yourself (name, year, school) 

  • Tell us about your proudest achievement/s from the last 12 months.

  • What is the hardest part of being a student now? What advice would you give a peer?

  • What is one thing about you that makes you the next Matrix Scholarship Student?

Video Essay Guidelines

  • Maximum 3:00 minutes

  • File name to be applicant’s full name and must be saved in .mov or .mp4 format (eg. JohnCitizen.mp4).

  • File to be uploaded to Google Docs and the URL link to be entered into the online application.

  • Ensure that the file can be viewed and downloaded by [email protected]. If the file can not be viewed or downloaded during the Scholarship application and assessment period, the application will be deemed incomplete and ineligible for consideration.

Application Guidelines for the 2022 Matrix Scholarship

  1. Student must be a current year 10 or 11 student enrolled at a school that is registered, accredited and recognised by NESA in the Sydney Metropolitan area.  

  2. Applications must be submitted online at by 8:00pm EST on Tuesday 31 August 2021. Only one application per student.

  3. All submitted application documents and files remain the property of Matrix Education.

  4. Incomplete applications (including broken links, omitted information, incorrect information) or submissions after the closing date will not be considered.

By submitting your application, both the student and the parent acknowledge and agree to the application guidelines. The decision of the Matrix Scholarship Committee at any stage of the application and assessment process, including termination, is final and no further correspondence will be entered into.  


What do I need to submit for the application?
You will need to submit scanned copies of your two most recent school reports, a video essay and complete your details on the application form.

Can non-Matrix Students apply for the Matrix Scholarships?
Yes, the Matrix Scholarships is open to current and non-Matrix students who are currently in year 10 or 11.

How many scholarships does Matrix Education award annually?
There is no set number or quota for scholarships students. The number of Matrix Scholarships awarded will vary each year based on the quality of applicants.

Will the scholarship exams be taken online or at a Matrix campus?

The scholarship exams are scheduled to be taken at a Matrix campus but if this is impacted by a government enforced COVID lockdown we will be in contact with the impacted students with an alternative assessment process.

What is the period that the scholarship is valid for?
The 2022 Matrix Scholarship will be valid for the upcoming academic year commencing 20 September 2021 and concluding 25 September 2022. 

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 2022 Scholarship should consist of your school reports and achievements.

Did this answer your question?