Kusuma Trust supports individuals working in Gibraltar to undertake professional development courses where there is no funding available from the Government or their employer. Recipients of the funding must be working in areas that directly benefit those living and working in Gibraltar.

Candidates for the Professional Development Award must meet the following criteria:

  • Be working in Gibraltar for a minimum of three years immediately prior to commencement of the selected course
  • Be employed in a role that directly impacts and benefits those who live and work in Gibraltar
  • Demonstrate a commitment to excellence in their occupation
  • Provide evidence of the following:
    • that there is no financial support available from their employer, the Government or professional body for the identified course
    • that there is a need for this professional development course
    • the details and costs of the course or training programme
    • that they are able to attend the full course or training programme.

Applications for the 2018 Professional Development Award will open on 1st August and close on 28th September 2018

Candidates must submit an application form along with the required evidence to info@kusumatrust.gi

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend an interview before the final decision is made.

Application forms are available to download here