Who are they for?

These awards are to encourage young people to further their studies beyond year 10 and are to the value of $1,000. There are two categories for ATAR and General Education students, including VET and Alternative Education Programs (including TAFE).

Who are they for?

Young people aged 15 – 18 years continuing study beyond year 10.

More information

For more info, contact the Youth Projects Officer on 9400 4929 or via the Contact Form

Online Application Form

Application Form


  • Any student aged between 15 – 18 years studying at an educational institution within the City of Joondalup.

  • The student must be a resident of the City of Joondalup.

  • Students can apply as an individual or be nominated by an educational institution

  • The educational institution must complete the “Confidential Report” for each application

  • The educational institution must complete the “Educational Institution Application"

  • The student is ineligible if they are in receipt of another academic scholarship over the value of $500

Defeat the Beat 2018

Defeat the Beat Competition 2018 – Call for Artists

The City is now calling all bands, soloists, DJ’s, hip hop artists and talented young people to showcase their musical abilities in the City of Joondalup Defeat the Beat competition.

Great prizes are up for grabs including studio time, photo shoots and more.

Download an entry pack here

Entries close 23 February 2018

For more info call 9400 4929.

Entrants must be available to perform at the Defeat the Beat event to be held on 16 April 2018 at The Boatshed, Marmion Angling and Aquatic Club, West Coast Drive, Marmion.