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As most undergrads would be aware, the recent changes to Youth Allowance has been a right royal pain. But judging by student comments over on Facebook, things appear to be back on track with some...

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The pollies in Canberra have finally dealt with the Youth Allowance Bill which will see more than 150 000 students receive Commonwealth Scholarships from April 1st (hopefully not a big April Fool’s Joke!) For more...

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Just read an interesting article in the Sydney Morning Herald on the Coalition’s proposed changes to Youth Allowance which I think goes to the Senate today … here’s the link, have a read and stay...

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Meredith (who’s currently working on projects at Student Assist) just emailed a link to an article in The Australian about the Youth Allowance Bill hitting parliament again this week. Here’s the into par: AVERAGE bush...

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Students who are considering taking a gap year before commencing university should be aware that the current arrangements would change if the Government’s legislation is approved. However this won’t take place until Parliament sits again...

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FYI: Youth allowance legislation

December 3, 2009 | 1 Comments

There won’t be any further action on the Youth Allowance legislation until the Senate sits next year....

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SCHOLARSHIPS: Article in ‘the Australian’

December 2, 2009 | 0 Comments

Many of you are probably keeping a close eye on the Youth Allowance reforms. Well here is an article from today’s Higher Education supplement in the Australian newspaper that gives an overview of where the...

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