Public Sector > Student Awards

The following are commonly used tests (grouped by type).


  • Analytical review of student awards claimed, including the size and profile of awards
  • Stratify student awards by age, notice any oddities


  • Recalculate student award
  • Calculate the length of time it takes to process student award

Exception Tests

  • Identify missing information
  • Identify unusually large student awards

Gaps and Duplicates

  • Test for duplicate student awards in a given year
  • Test for duplicate details, name and address, account details

Matching and Comparing

  • Match to the property database and check that a valid address within the borough has been given
  • Match to payroll and ensure that no employees are claiming a student award