Expect great things for your child to RISE to a brighter future.

At BCC we encourage our students to think not just about what they will do to succeed for themselves, but what their role is in the world. Bundaberg Christian College offers scholarships across various categories to new students to benefit from a BCC education as well as rewarding current students for excellence in a variety of different areas.

All scholarship applicants are encouraged to register their interest to the Enrolments Officer on 4132 5800 or via email to

Scholarship types include:

Academic Scholarships

Academic scholarships will be awarded to students entering Year 7 and 10 in the following year. Scholarships are offered for a period of three years, with this being reviewed annually. Academic scholarships are awarded to students based on three criteria:

  • Current academic results (Academic Reports)
  • Results in our Scholarship exam (Australian Council of Educational Research (ACER))
  • Successful enrolment interview

Fees: ACER charges the following fees for applications and late submissions after the cut-off dates:

  • Application Fee $95.00
  • Late Application Fee $120.00.

Academic Scholarship Candidates must undertake the scholarship examination. Register here for 2021 ACER Scholarship tests has now closed.

Registrations Open: 01/01/2022
Registrations Close: date to be confirmed
Examination Date: date to be confirmed

Special Ability Scholarships (Sporting, Cultural, and Christian Service)

BCC provides sporting and cultural programs where students are supported through the provision of well-resourced programs and access to coaches, mentors, teachers and tutors. This team is dedicated to providing innovative and creative programs that challenge and extend students with a higher level of ability, helping them to reach their potential and achieve their goals.

Registrations Close: date to be confirmed