The MacKillop Catholic School Access Fund (MacKillop
Fund) provides access to Catholic education for families experiencing
significant financial hardship, who live within the Archdiocese of Brisbane.
& Selection Process
are awarded on the basis of demonstrable, means-tested inability to afford a
Catholic education. Support from the fund is not dependent on academic ability
of the student.
expression of interest form should show:
are awarded at the discretion of the committee, based on greatest need, and
funding availability. Supporting financial documentation is necessary before
any expression of interest form, or renewal of bursary, can be processed.
Special consideration may be given to students who are socially, culturally,
spiritually or emotionally disadvantaged.
The committee meets in May every year to award
bursaries for the following school year.
Expression Of Interest forms must reach the committee no later than 15 April
for enrolment in the following school year. Late expressions of interest may be
considered, dependent upon availability of funds. If funding is not immediately
available, late applications may be considered at the next May disbursement.
To complete an expression of interest
form click here. A copy of your health care card will be requested at a later
date. Expressions of Interest for 2021 are now open.