This paper reviews trends in funding delivered under the Settlement Grants Program for the 2011-12 financial year. It builds on the analysis of trends between 2007 and 2010 produced by RCOA in July 2010.
What do we know about the participation of refugees in university? And how can we make higher education more accessible for them? These are the questions addressed by a recent study by the University of Melbourne's Refugee Studies Program and Melbourne Centre for the Study of Higher Education, Not There Yet: An Investigation into the Access and Participation of Students from Humanitarian Refugee Backgrounds in the Australian Higher Education System.