The Education program provides assists IBN Community Members with kindy – Year 12 expenses, private high school scholarships, public high school boarding and travel and post-secondary education.
To view a description of each program, plus benefits, exclusions/conditions and required documentation, please refer to the Community Programs Handbook.
Page numbers for individual sections are listed below.
2.1 Kindy to Year 12
This program provides up to $2,500 per child / per financial year for education expenses.
See page 13 of the Handbook for more information.
2.2 Private High School Scholarships 2021
This program provides up to $15,000 per student for the 2021 school year for fees, boarding, travel and educational expenses to attend an Australian private school.
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION: Friday 30th October 2020
See page 14 of the Handbook for more information.
2.3 Public High School Boarding and Travel
This program provides up to $10,000 per student / per financial year for public school boarding fees and travel expenses, for students who are studying away from home.
See page 15 of the Handbook for more information.
2.4 and 2.5 Post-Secondary Education
This program provides up to $10,000 per student/per financial year for post-secondary education expenses, including boarding & travel, and tuition fees – including VET and HECS fees.
See page 16-17 of the Handbook for more information.
Note: All Dependent Children must be registered with IBN using the Dependent Child Advice Form and only the parent or legal carer of a dependent child may apply for benefits to assist the child.