• Frances Abbott accepted a $60,000 ‘chairman’s scholarship’ for her course at the Whitehouse Institute of Design
  • Liberal supporter Les Taylor sits as chairman on the board of governors at the school
  • Students claim ‘more deserving’ candidates than PM’s daughter

By SARAH DEAN and FREYA NOBLE

Ms Abbott, 22, accepted a ‘chairman’s scholarship’ for her Bachelor of Design course from the Whitehouse Institute of Design, where Liberal supporter Les Taylor sits as chairman on the board of governors.

The news came on Wednesday, the same day that thousands of students protested across Australia about the cuts to tertiary education funding, announced in Mr Abbott’s federal budget.

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