Roza and Ezra Polak Scholarship – Additional Information

Are you eligible to apply?

External students entering Year 9 in 2023 are invited to apply for the Roza and Ezra Polak Scholarship.
Selection will be based on academic merit and will take into account:

  • completion of Edutest testing (a link will be provided to you once you have completed The King David School online registration). $100 Edutest registration fee applies.
  • completion of KDS application and submitted requested documents
  • review of school reports
  • interview with Principal
  • Shortlisted applicants will also be required to provide personal financial details in order for the School to conduct a confidential financial means-test to establish that there is genuine financial need
  • All Scholarship recipients are subject to annual review

The Roza & Ezra Polak Scholarship scholarships cover a 50% reduction on tuition fees and do not cover:

  • the cost of books, stationery or uniforms
  • discretionary charges such as overseas trips
  • security charges
  • associated charges
Special Conditions

The Roza & Ezra Polak Scholarship recipients are expected to:

  • Maintain a high standard of academic achievement
  • Contribute positively and enthusiastically to School life
  • Maintain a connection with the Leibovich Family Foundation
  • Progress and contribution to School life is reviewed annually.

A Scholarship may be withdrawn if the Principal is not satisfied with the diligence or conduct of the recipient. Failure to pay fees may also lead to withdrawal.

All applicants must submit an online Scholarship application made directly to The King David School as well as an application directly to Edutest. 

The Scholarship exam will be held at 9am on Sunday 20 February 2022. Applications close at 6pm on Friday 11 February. 

Once the Admissions Department has received your application, you will be invited to attend an interview with Principal, Marc Light.