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Coral Dow

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9 Oct 2014
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This Quick Guide provides an overview of higher education student loans that are provided through the Higher Education Loan Program (HELP).

It includes:

an introduction that provides background to the program types of loans HECS-HELP FEE-HELP OS-HELP SA-HELP VET FEE-HELP student contribution rates...

Guide

10 Jan 2014
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This guide provides an overview of higher education student loans that are provided through the Higher Education Loan Program (HELP).

Introduction: Australia’s Higher Education Loan Program (HELP) provides loans to Commonwealth-supported tertiary students. The scheme allows students to defer the costs of tuition...

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14 Mar 2011
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In the recent Senate debate on Senator Nash's private member’s bill to extend the criteria for Independent Youth Allowance to Inner Regional students the issue of why so few regional students go on to tertiary education was raised and an argument made that...

Report

11 Nov 2009
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Between 1922 and 1967 about 150,000 children with an average age of eight years and nine months were shipped from Great Britain to help populate the British Dominions of Canada, Rhodesia, New Zealand and Australia with ‘good white stock’.

Estimates of the number of...

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4 Feb 2008
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On 26 May 1997 the report of the National Inquiry into the Separation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children from Their Families, entitled Bringing Them Home , was tabled in parliament. It received widespread publicity the following day at the Australian Reconciliation Convention in...

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