HC Deb 09 February 1982 vol 17 c362W
Sir Brandon Rhys Williams

asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what is his latest estimate of the total cost of student awards in Scotland in 1981–82 at 1981 cash prices and including a separate estimate for administration.

Mr. Alexander Fletcher

The information is as follows:

(1)Awards made by the Scottish Education Department to
students taking first degree and other advanced full time
courses 124.7
Administration costs 1.5
(2) Education authority bursaries to students taking courses
of non-advanced further education 13.3
Administration costs cannot readily be identified