​The following is a list of scholarships available at Marsden Karori. 

  • Year 6 Academic Excellence
  • Year 7 Academic Excellence 
  • Year 9 Academic Excellence 
  • Year 9 Cultural or Sporting Excellence 
  • Year 9 Marsden Old Girls’ Association Scholarship 
  • Years 11 and 12 Academic Excellence Scholarships 
  • Year 12 Senior School Scholarship (Helen Davidson Award) 
  • Years 10 – 13 Excellence in Sports Scholarships
Applications for 2020 Scholarships open on 11 February 2019. See our main Scholarship page for details.
The Year 7, 9, Marsden Old Girls' Association and  'Nell Clere' Scholarships are available to current students.

The Nell Clere Music Scholarship

Awarded by the Old Girls' Association on the basis of performance at the annual Betty Swainson Memorial Concert, this Scholarship assists with Music Tuition. Marsden students in Years 7 to 12, learning music outside the School as well as those learning at Marsden are eligible. Please contact Mrs Marian Campbell, Director of Music. 
Additional scholarships may be offered at the Principal's discretion.

For further information please contact Sonia Stinson 
Phone (04) 476 8792 extension 831, fax (04) 939 8934; email

External Scholarships

Mihingare (Anglican) Secondary School Scholarships
The Mihingare (Anglican) Secondary School Scholarships are for Maori secondary school students who demonstrate financial need, leadership qualities/potential and a satisfactory educational background, and who will benefit from additional financial support for their secondary schooling. Each year, a maximum of 30 scholarships worth up to $10,000 each are offered.

Please visit the St Stephen’s and Queen Victoria Schools Trust Board website for more information.