Queensland Academies Isolated Students (QAIS) Bursary
We are committed to supporting rural and remote students attending the Queensland Academies.
Academies Isolated Student Bursary supports highly capable students
from rural and remote areas who are not eligible for the Living Away
From Home Allowance Scheme (LAFHAS) to access financial support for
travel and accommodation whilst attending the academies.
To be eligible for the bursary, the following criteria must be satisfied:
The student is not eligible to receive assistance through the Living Away From Home Allowances Scheme (LAFHAS).
The home address of the student must be in Queensland.
nearest Queensland Government school with the appropriate year level to
the student’s family home is located in a rural or remote education
Academies student attending is at least three hours traveling time per
day from their home address using the school transport or public
The student’s conduct, progress and attendance must be satisfactory.
For further information, please visit the Queensland Government website.