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Written questions on the subject Education Maintenance Allowance


 
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AQO 8836/11-16 Mr Joe Byrne
(SDLP - West Tyrone)
To ask the Minister for Employment and Learning for an update on Education Maintenance Allowance payments made to young people who recently enrolled on European Social Fund funded youth education projects.

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01/10/2015 Answered on 16/10/2015
AQW 49087/11-16 Ms Claire Sugden
(IND - East Londonderry)
To ask the Minister for Employment and Learning whether further education students who are currently in receipt of an Education Maintenance Allowance will continue to receive this; and for his assessment of the Education Maintenance Allowance as an incentive for young people to remain in full time education.

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24/09/2015 Answered on 05/10/2015
AQW 47839/11-15 Ms Claire Sugden
(IND - East Londonderry)
To ask the Minister for Employment and Learning, pursuant to AQW 47059/11-15, whether the formal interim evaluation of the Pathways to Success strategy included questions which specifically asked young people and the organisations representing them for their assessment of the Pathways for Young People Education Maintenance Allowance.

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26/06/2015 Answered on 15/07/2015
AQW 47838/11-15 Ms Claire Sugden
(IND - East Londonderry)
To ask the Minister for Employment and Learning whether the Pathways for Young People Education Maintenance Allowance will be continued following the formal interim evaluation of the Pathways to Success strategy.

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26/06/2015 Answered on 15/07/2015
AQW 47179/11-15 Mr Pat Ramsey
(SDLP - Foyle)
To ask the Minister for Employment and Learning to detail the reasons for the abolition of the Pathways Education Maintenance Allowance for young people not in employment, education or training as this was designed to address an anomaly. [Priority Written]

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12/06/2015 Answered on 17/06/2015
AQW 47061/11-15 Ms Claire Sugden
(IND - East Londonderry)
To ask the Minister for Employment and Learning whether his Department will continue to provide Pathways for Young People Education Maintenance Allowance for people who are not in education, employment or training; and to detail any discussions he has had with the Department of Education.

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11/06/2015 Answered on 02/07/2015
AQW 47059/11-15 Ms Claire Sugden
(IND - East Londonderry)
To ask the Minister for Employment and Learning (i) whether the Pathways for Young People Education Maintenance Allowance was included in the formal interim evaluation of the Pathways to Success Strategy: and (ii) to detail the nature of its evaluation.

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11/06/2015 Answered on 25/06/2015
AQO 8079/11-15 Mr Declan McAleer
(SF - West Tyrone)
To ask the Minister of Education how much his Department contributes towards resourcing the Education Maintenance Allowance.

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23/04/2015 Answered on 12/05/2015
AQW 39463/11-15 Ms Claire Sugden
(IND - East Londonderry)
To ask the Minister for Employment and Learning to detail the number of students who are currently in receipt of an Education Maintenance Allowance; and what assurance he can give that money for this will be ringfenced in light of current budgetary pressures.

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27/11/2014 Answered on 08/12/2014
AQW 28599/11-15 Mr Jim Allister
(TUV - North Antrim)
To ask the Minister for Employment and Learning, pursuant to AQW 28158/11-15, what scale of fraud has been detected.

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22/11/2013 Answered on 05/12/2013
AQW 28358/11-15 Mr Peter Weir
(DUP - North Down)
To ask the Minister for Employment and Learning to detail in each of the last five years (i) the number of prosecutions there have been for fraudulent Education Maintenance Allowance claims; and (ii) the amount overpaid.

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18/11/2013 Answered on 02/12/2013
AQW 28158/11-15 Mr Jim Allister
(TUV - North Antrim)
To ask the Minister for Employment and Learning what measures the Department is taking to prevent fraud on Education Maintenance Allowance payments.

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12/11/2013 Answered on 21/11/2013
AQW 24562/11-15 Mr Peter Weir
(DUP - North Down)
To ask the Minister for Employment and Learning how many pupils in North Down received Education Maintenance Allowance in each of the last five years.

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21/06/2013 Answered on 27/06/2013
AQW 21173/11-15 Mr Steven Agnew [R]
(GPNI - North Down)
To ask the Minister for Employment and Learning how much the proposed changes to Education Maintenance Allowance are projected to save in the 2013/14 academic year.

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19/03/2013 Answered on 27/03/2013
AQO 3608/11-15 Mr Barry McElduff
(SF - West Tyrone)
To ask the Minister of Education what financial contribution he is making to help ensure the retention of the Education Maintenance Allowance.

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28/02/2013 Answered on 13/03/2013
AQW 20242/11-15 Mr Peter Weir
(DUP - North Down)
To ask the Minister for Employment and Learning what is the proposed budget for the Education Maintenance Allowance; and what proportion of this is funded by his Department.

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22/02/2013 Answered on 05/03/2013
AQW 19736/11-15 Mr Chris Hazzard
(SF - South Down)
To ask the Minister of Education how much funding his Department will contribute to the new Education Maintenance Allowance scheme.

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12/02/2013 Answered on 19/02/2013
AQW 18527/11-15 Mr Basil McCrea
(UUP - Lagan Valley)
To ask the Minister for Employment and Learning, pursuant to AQW 18277/11-15, to detail the breakdown between school and Further Education Colleges for 2011/2012.

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16/01/2013 Answered on 24/01/2013
AQW 18277/11-15 Mr Basil McCrea
(UUP - Lagan Valley)
To ask the Minister for Employment and Learning to detail the number of individuals claiming Education Maintenance Allowance at schools and Further Education Colleges in each of the last two years.

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09/01/2013 Answered on 15/01/2013
AQO 3068/11-15 Mr Gerry Kelly
(SF - North Belfast)
To ask the Minister for Employment and Learning for an update on the Review of Education Maintenance Allowance.

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29/11/2012 Answered on 11/12/2012
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