EU Funding Schemes

Get Qualified Scheme – managed by Ministry for Education

GET QUALIFIED is an initiative that supports the personal development of individuals for the achievement of qualifications and certifications required by industry. The incentive is applicable to individuals following a course of studies leading to a certification, diploma, degree or post-graduate degree courses. Upon successful completion the student will benefit from a tax credit enabling them to recover part of the costs incurred.

More information can be found here.

Investing in Skills Scheme – managed by Jobsplus

Investing in Skills is a scheme co-financed by the European Social Fund+ (ESF+), the Maltese Government and the Employers and falls under Malta’s Operational Programme ‘Fostering the socioeconomic wellbeing of society through the creation of opportunities for all and investment in human resources and skills’ for the 2021-2027 Programming Period.

A new Investing in Skills Scheme was launched on the 18th September 2023 for training that will commence on the 25th September 2023 onwards.

Applications can be submitted from the 18th September 2023 directly through the Jobsplus IIS website.

Funds available under this call have a total budget of approximately €4 million. The scheme is demand driven and grants will be provided on a first-come first-served basis.

More information can be found here