ICPA Qld lobbies to ensure the payment of allowances equal to the cost of gaining access to a continuing and appropriate education.
Susan Bellingham ~ Portfolio Leader
The latest ICPA Qld Financial Assistance Report can be found here
With over half of Queensland’s state schools being located in rural and remote areas it is appreciated that there is financial assistance and extra services offered so those students in these areas are not disadvantaged by their geographic location.
There are numerous allowances available, from both State and Federal government, for students from rural and reomote areas
- The Are You Aware factsheet gives a good summary of State & Federal allowances and the way in which to apply
- Queensland Academies Isolated Student Bursary - students attending a Queensland Academy, who are ineligible the LAFHAS, may be able to apply for financial support through the Qld Academies Isolated Student Bursary