Applications now open for Youth Specialisation Studies Scheme 2017
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Those students who would like to further their studies abroad, and are aged between 18 and 30 years, are invited to apply for the Youth Specialisation Studies Scheme (YSSS), which is a loan at a subsidised interest rate, jointly offered by Agenzija Zghazagh and the APS Bank.
It grants each borrower up to €30,000, and is repayable over a maximum of 10 years, the Bank said.
It added that, 100% financing is provided for first degrees, post-graduate degrees and distance learning courses, especially ones focusing on aerospace, health and biotechnology, digital games production, veterinary studies, agriculture and marine studies, youth work, sport, nature conservation, specialised restoration and the arts.
APS Bank explained that a repayment holiday of up to five years, free travel insurance, and a free VISA Debit Card for the first year of studies, are additional features of this subsidised loan.
Completed applications should be submitted by not later than noon of Friday, the 16th of June, 2017, through http://www.agenzijazghazagh.gov.mt/. Terms and conditions apply.