Without support, many families from rural and regional Australia could not even consider sending their daughters on to tertiary education because the cost of living, particularly accommodation, is too far out of their reach.
Just because of her location, a young women with the determination and character to succeed may never realise her full potential through a university education.
To address this inequity and put higher education back into the hands of young country women, the Duchesne College Foundation has developed a scholarship support program.
Duchesne College Foundation’s mission is to raise funds to enable the College to accept students on the basis of access and equity and to provide the necessary resources to support the College’s capital works requirements and special programs.
Scholarships and Bursaries
Duchesne College seeks to nurture each of its students, in the tradition of Madeleine Sophie Barat. Acknowledging and celebrating ‘achievement’, in its widest sense, plays an important part in this.…Read more
The College boasts many facilities and services to our students, including a Learning Lounge, Wi-fi availability in common areas, 2 large common rooms, fully equipped Gym and over 200 single study bedrooms.…Read more
Residence in College offers many opportunities for the development of leadership skills. Many of our students have held significant leadership roles at school and all are encouraged to play a full and active part…Read more