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Elite Player Scholarship Program 2016

Sunshine Coast FC and Peregian Beach College have joined together to provide a fantastic scholarship opportunity for young, talented footballers on the Sunshine Coast.

Sunshine Coast FC, as a National Premier Leagues (NPL) club, has set itself the task of working to produce the best possible pathway for talented young footballers.  Whilst seeking out these footballers to nurture, Sunshine Coast FC management recognises the equal importance of a quality education in the overall development of a young person.

Sunshine Coast FC and Peregian Beach College have partnered to offer their individual expertise to provide players with the best opportunity to achieve both of these goals.

The Scholarship Program covers the cost of the coaching provided by Sunshine Coast FC and tuition provided by Peregian Beach College.

Successful candidates will have been selected as a player (or shadow player) in one of Sunshine Coast FC’s NPL teams or will have commenced the development pathway within the Sunshine Coast FC Elite Academy or Skills Acquisition Program (SAP).  They will also be enrolled in Peregian Beach College at their appropriate grade level.

Initial scholarships shall normally be for a period of 2 to 3 years depending on school year of entry and candidates compliance with scholarship requirements.  There is an opportunity for the extension of the scholarship. Please note there will be an annual review of scholarship holder’s performance as a player and as a student at the College.  Scholarship holders are subject to normal discipline requirements of both Sunshine Coast FC and Peregian Beach College.  Sunshine Coast FC & Peregian Beach College reserve the right to limit the number of scholarships provided in any one year.

 

Eligibility to apply:

Candidates will have been selected as a player (or shadow player) in one of Sunshine Coast FC’s NPL teams or will have commenced the development pathway within the Sunshine Coast FC Elite Academy or Skills Acquisition Program.

 

What the scholarship includes:

– Payment of tuition fees at Peregian Beach College commencing 2016 Academic year and continuing for a period of two to three years (with the possibility of extension).

– Payment of registration fees for the NPL, Elite Academy or SAP with Sunshine Coast FC.

 

About Peregian Beach College:

Peregian Beach College is a small, independent private college. The College is located near Noosa on the Sunshine Coast and is dedicated to helping its students develop socially as well as achieving excellent academic results. For more information on Peregian Beach College, please visit the website: http://www.pbc.qld.edu.au/

 

 

How to apply:

Both boys and girls are eligible to apply for the scholarships, and further details can be obtained by emailing an expression of interest to admin@sunshinecoastfc.com.au