Scholarship Opportunity for Fifth Formers

UWC (United World College) Scholarships 2015-2017
The Ministry for Education and Employment invites applications from young people to follow a two-year International Baccalaureate diploma course. Applicants who have completed their secondary education or their first/second year at a post-secondary institution by June 2015 are eligible to apply. They must have received their education in Malta for at least five years. A good knowledge of English and Maltese will be considered a strong asset.

A 50% scholarship is available at the Li Po Chun UWC and at the UWC of the Atlantic. Travel and personal expenses are not included in the above offers.

The United World Colleges prepare students for the International Baccalaureate Diploma which is recognized by the University of Malta. Higher subjects studied for the said Diploma are equivalent to Advanced Level standard and Subsidiary subjects are equivalent to Intermediate Level.

Applicants will be called for a group activity and an interview.

Application forms, which can be obtained either from the school the student attends or the Customer Care Support Services – Directorate for Educational Services, Ministry for Education and Employment, Floriana or from the Education Office, Victoria, Gozo, are to be completed and handed in by not later than noon of Friday 16th January, 2015.

For further information, contact Dr Bernadette Gerada Aloisio on tel no. 25982923 or email address You can also visit the UWC website on