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Education Minister says Means testing will determine student eligibility for GATE funding

The Education Ministry reveals that a means test will now be used to determine the eligibility of students who are seeking funding from the state through the Government Assistance for Tuition Expenses Programme.

Education Minister Anthony Garcia speaking at a media briefing at the Ministry’s St Vincent Street Port of Spain Office today said the means test is necessary.

Minister Garcia also urged persons who apply for GATE funding to be truthful in the information they submit.

He warned that appropriate action will be taken if follow up investigation indicate that the data is not correct.

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