GATE Funding

 

Accreditation

SAM Caribbean Limited is Registered with the Accreditation Council of Trinidad & Tobago.

 

Access to GATE

All citizens of Trinidad and Tobago pursuing tertiary education can access GATE (Documentary proof of citizenship must be submitted). GATE is applicable for programmes of study that lead to a recognized tertiary level qualification. GATE is available to all citizens of Trinidad and Tobago pursuing approved programmes, including Distance Learning programmes, at local and regional public Tertiary Level Institutions (TLIs) as well as approved local private TLIs. GATE is applicable for tuition fees only. Students who have been accepted to pursue undergraduate programmes of study at:

  • approved local and regional public TLIs
  • approved local private TLIs would be eligible to access free tuition.
  • Students who have been accepted to pursue approved postgraduate programmes of study at:
  • local and regional public TLIs would be eligible to access grants to cover up to fifty percent (50%) of their tuition fees
  • approved private TLIs would be eligible to access grants to cover up to fifty percent (50%) of their tuition fees to a maximum of $20,000.00; and to a maximum of $5,000.00 for approved Distance Learning programmes.
  • Students accessing GATE will be required to sign a Student Agreement as part of the application.
 

 

Applying For GATE

 

Undergraduate Level Application

  • Upon acceptance at an approved TLI to pursue an approved programme, citizens of Trinidad and Tobago can access GATE application forms from the institution.
  • Students pursuing approved undergraduate programmes will complete the GATE application form to access funding for 100% of their tuition fees.
  • All students are required to provide documentation to their TLIs as per GATE application form.
  • At the time of registration, students must lodge their completed GATE application forms with the TLI for further processing.
  • GATE is managed by the Funding and Grants Administration Division of the Ministry of Science, Technology and Tertiary Education.

 

Postgraduate Level Application

  • Students pursuing postgraduate programmes at local and regional public TLIs will complete the GATE Application Form to access funding for 50% of their tuition fees.
  • Students pursuing approved postgraduate programmes at approved local private TLIs will complete the GATE application form to access funding for 50% of their tuition fees to a maximum of $20,000.00; or $5,000.00 for approved Distance Learning programmes.
  • All students are required to provide documentation to their TLIs as per GATE Application Form.
  • Postgraduate students are required to make arrangements to pay their portion of tuition fees on submission of their GATE application form and provide evidence of payment via a copy of the receipt.
  • At the time of registration, students must lodge their completed GATE application forms with the TLI for further processing.
  • GATE is managed by the Funding and Grants Administration Division of the Ministry of Science, Technology and Tertiary Education.

 

 

Get In Touch

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