Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2002 Week 5 Hansard (9 May) . . Page.. 1490 ..
(4) Students attending either Government or non-Government schools can receive scholarships and associated support, if they qualify for assistance under the program's guidelines.
(5) Yes, families are means tested for students to be eligible for this program.
(6) There is no minimum age for receiving a scholarship to undertake tertiary studies. A young person is eligible for assistance if they meet program guidelines and are undertaking tertiary studies. Scholarships to tertiary students are provided directly to the young person and used by them for educational related expenses at their discretion. This may include the purchase of a computer, books, or attendance on field trips.