Welcome to GATE eService

The Government Assistance for Tuition Expenses Programme (GATE) is managed by the Funding and Grants Administration Division (FGAD) of the Ministry of Education (MOE). The GATE Programme advances Government's philosophy for developing human capital, entrepreneurship and for permitting access to education for all.

Using the GATE eService, students will be able to access the GATE Programme through online submission of applications anytime and anywhere. Students will also be able to manage their applications and enquire into the current status of application(s) submitted. Students will be notified of their application status via email notifications.

For any enquiries, please call us at 800-GATE or email to gate.info@moe.gov.tt.

Students are strongly advised to carefully review the FAQs before completing an application form.



Important note when applying for funding under the GATE Programme:

Please prepare the following documents in soft-copy for submission of applications:

Identity Documents:
  • Birth Certificate

  • Passport / National ID Card (front and back)

  • Deed Poll (for name change)

  • Marriage/Divorce Certificate (for married / divorced women)

Academic Documents:
  • Latest Result Slip / Transcript (for continuing student)

  • Acceptance Letter from Institution (for student pursuing new programme)

Means Test Documents:
Documents supporting income such as:
  • Salary

  • Self employed

  • Government Pension

  • Disability Grants

  • NIS

  • Child Support

  • Alimony

  • Rental Income

  • Allowance

  • Public Assistance

  • Scholarships/Bursaries

  • Other

Each file uploaded must not exceed 3Mb.
File type supported: .png, .jpg, .jpeg, .gif, .bmp, .pdf, .doc, .docx, .txt.

This application submission process will take approximately 10-15 minutes.

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