Abstudy cuts hit Indigenous students

Kelly Menzel

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[Extract] People who work in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander education have become concerned by recent, unexplained and unadvertised changes to Abstudy eligibility.

The purpose of the Abstudy scheme is to reduce the educational disadvantages faced by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and to encourage Indigenous students and apprentices to take full advantage of available educational opportunities and improve their employment opportunities.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3
JournalGreen Left Weekly
Issue number1118
Early online date12 Nov 2016
Publication statusPublished - 15 Nov 2016


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