The Hon Andrew Gee MP
- Minister for Decentralisation and Regional Education
- Minister Assisting the Minister for Trade and Investment
The Hon Andrew Gee was sworn in as Minister for Decentralisation and Regional Education on 6 February 2020.
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Enhancing research collaborations in regional areas
Students, universities, businesses, and communities in regional Australia will all benefit from a boost in research capability through the opening of the Morrison Government’s Regional Research…
$5,000 support for outer regional school leavers
Outer regional and remote students who need to relocate to study can still apply for a $5,000 support payment under the Morrison-McCormack Government’s Tertiary Access Payment (TAP).
More support for rural and regional students
Students from regional and remote communities can now apply for scholarships worth up to $18,000 to help meet the cost of university
Rebate boost to increase civics and citizenship education
The Morrison-McCormack Government has increased the rebate for school students traveling to Canberra this year as part of their civics and citizenship education.
Welcome back school students!
Minister for Decentralisation and Regional Education Andrew Gee has welcomed country school students back to the classroom for 2021 and wished them well for
Child care grants to support improved early learning
Competitive grants are now available to support approved child care services in vulnerable and disadvantaged communities, regional and remote locations, and services that support vulnerable children.
Ensuring mental health professionals are job ready
Australians who want to support their community as psychologists, social workers, youth workers, counsellors and community workers will now pay less for their degree thr
Search for future school leaders begins
Teachers in regional and rural schools can now apply to join a new leadership program that will help develop the next generation of school leaders.
Australia’s young historians recognised
A talented Year 10 student from Sydney has taken out Australia’s most prestigiou
2021 Tim Fischer and Bob Hawke John Monash Scholarships
Daniel Yore and Alice Crawford were named the recipients of the 2021 Tim Fischer and Bob Hawke John Monash Scholarships respectively, by the General Sir John Monash Foun
More scholarships for students to study in the regions
The Coalition Government will provide more than $9.5 million in scholarships for students to study in regional Australia from semester one 2021.
CUC Parkes celebrates improved access to higher education for the community
The Country Universities Centre (CUC) Parkes was today officially opened.