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Peter Sparbier was a respected Mathematics Teacher at Mount Lawley Senior High School in the 1990s. Peter was passionate about mathematics and mathematics education. He passed away in January 2007 and in his estate he bequeathed a sum of money to establish a perpetual scholarship for a Year 11 student to pursue his/her studies of mathematics to the highest levels. The Scholarship is presented annually to an eligible Year 10 student for mathematics studies in Year 11 and 12.
The Peter Sparbier Scholarship provides a prize up to the value of $2000 to a Year 11 student undertaking mathematics studies in Year 11 and 12.
The prize comprises:
The Scholarship is awarded to a Year 10 student in Term 4 prior to the commencement of studies in Year 11 the following year. The iPad is provided or the monies are payable at the commencement of the year in which Year 11 studies commence.
To be eligible for the Scholarship applicants must:
Note: Failure to comply with these conditions may result in the withdrawal of the Scholarship.
The school reserves the right not to award the scholarship to the highest ranked candidate if that student has already won a scholarship.
The Scholarship will be advertised to the school and wider population.
The selection process will be based upon:
The Scholarship will be presented to the successful applicant at a school assembly.
Applications must be submitted by the due date.
Applicants will be advised on the outcome as soon as possible.
Applications to be addressed to:
The Peter Sparbier Perpetual Mathematics Scholarship
Mount Lawley Senior High School
65 Woodsome Street
MOUNT LAWLEY WA 6050
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Mount Lawley Senior High School aims to maximise the enjoyment of learning and achievement for all students within a compassionate and democratic school culture, encouraging them to be responsible, creative and engaged lifelong learners.
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Western Australia 6050
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