Category Archives: OGA Scholarship

Every year the OGA provides an OGA Departing Girtonian Scholarship.

The Scholarship is open to current Girton Grammar Year 12 students who meet the following criteria:

– Life Member of the Old Girtonians’ Association
– Demonstrated commitment and enthusiasm to all aspects of their curriculum
– Demonstrated commitment and enthusiasm in co-curricular activities
– Demonstrated commitment and enthusiasm to community service activities

The Scholarship aims to support a departing student who epitomises the values of an Old Girtonian. The needs and opportunities for each applicant will be considered.

The successful applicant receives scholarship funds of $2,000 to be used for activities that relate directly to further education, professional development, travel, volunteer abroad programs and gap year programs.

Announcing the 2019 OGA Departing Scholarship Winner

26th November, 2019 Gracie Sladden is described by many teachers as delightfully energetic, but her positive attitude is one of only many reasons that she has been awarded the 2019…

Download the 2019 OGA Scholarship Form

Remember to join the OGA as a Life Member to be eligible for the 2019 OGA Departing Girtonian Scholarship, worth $2,000. This scholarship is aimed at rewarding an upstanding Old…

2018 OGA Departing Girtonian Scholarship recipient

30th November 2018 Year 12 student Harrison Waller came to Girton Grammar School in Year 6 but he says that looking back you may not have noticed him because he…

2017 OGA Scholarship Winner

Emma Blackford, in the nicest possible way, prefers not take no for an answer. She is on course to become the youngest female commercial pilot in Australia but only because…

Congratulations Blake Reilly

The winner of the 2016 OGA Departing Girtonian Scholarship is Blake Reilly. When Blake Reilly was interviewed for the 2016 OGA Departing Girtonian Scholarship, his goals for 2017 were clear….

2015 OGA Scholarship Winner: Holi Walsh

Holi Walsh (12 Millward) is described by one of her referees as uncommonly kind and gentle as well as encouraging of everyone with whom she has contact. These are just…

Congratulations Jessica Farrar: 2014 OGA Scholarship winner

Jessica Farrar (2014 Jenkin) believes firmly that everything happens for a reason so winning the 2014 OGA Departing Girtonian Scholarship is bound to set her exactly on the path that…

2013 OGA Scholarship recipient

For the 2013 OGA Scholarship two candidates could not be split. Angus McCormack (2013 – School Captain) and Daniel Atkinson (2013 Milward) were each awarded a $2,000 prize. In receiving the…