Students resident in Gozo who are renting accommodation whilst following full-time courses in Malta can apply for an additional benefit to assist with the rental costs. The additional benefit will be given throughout the scholastic year (i.e. October to June).

What you'll get

An additional benefit will be provided to the students. The benefit will amount to the difference between the rental and €900 (for each student in a maximum of 3 per apartment) for the scholastic year.

Capping for this scheme is at:
1. €600 per month for an apartment accommodating 3 students
2. €500 per month for an apartment accommodating 2 students
3. €400 per month for an apartment accommodating 1 student


Students resident in Gozo who are attending tertiary education in Malta (including MCAST).

The address of the student needs to be in Gozo and that the student has been living in Gozo for a minimum period of 18 months.

Students need to first have registered under the scheme titled: ""Grant Payable to Gozitan Resident Students Following Full-Time Courses in Malta"" and have an approved application.

The student is renting an apartment in Malta during the period of her/his study and that the lessor is not her/his parents or siblings.

There needs to be a contract clearly indicating the amount of monthly rental and the address of the apartment.

How to apply

Fill in the online form and submit.

This service can also be accessed through the myGozo mobile app which can be downloaded from the Play Store or App Store.