The College draws attention to a number of scholarships that are available to defray the costs of study at the PTC.
The scholarships, based on merit and other set criteria, are listed below:
- Students who are candidates for the ministry in the Presbyterian Church of Australia together with applicants through the Reception of Ministers Committee once accepted by a Presbytery.
- Wife of any candidate for the ministry in the Presbyterian Church of Australia while her husband is studying.
- PCA Ministers in good standing with their Presbytery.
- Missionaries (accredited with a recognised denomination or mission organisation).
Application forms and further details of any of these scholarships are available from the Registrar. Home Missioners are encouraged to seek support for their studiesfrom the Ministry Development Committee. In addition the following special funds are available and students interested in applying for assistance from these funds should apply to the Principal.
Missions Fund – to give help to candidates for the missionary cross-cultural training course.
Presbyterian Women’s Missionary Union - funds for Presbyterian women training at PTC for cross-cultural missionary service.
Presbyterian Women’s Missionary Union - bursaries for overseas students.
Postgraduate Fund – for students from overseas who want to undertake post-graduate studies.
Postgraduate Fund – for ministers of the Presbyterian Church of Victoria who want to undertake postgraduate studies overseas.