The Earth Builders Association, in collaboration with the Startup Incubator Gambia and the International Trade Centre (headquarters in Geneva) under the auspices of the EU-Gambia Government Youth Empowerment Project (YEP), are inviting applications for a scholarship for Gambian youths to pursue employability skills development training in compressed stabilised earth blocks (CSEB):

•Course titles: Compressed Stabilized Earth Blocks (CSEB) Production and Use

Selection Criteria


-Must be a youth (between 15 to 35 years)

-Show strong interest and be self-motivated 

-Must be resident in the specific region in which the training is taking place

-Must be a Gambian

The training will be conducted for youth in Bansang in the Central River Region from 8th – 13th July 2019

Application Format

All interested Youths are required to pick up Application Forms from:

Youth Centres in Janjanbureh and Bansang. 

The Form should be properly filled and returned at the same place no later than 14th June 2019. Application forms can be filled online from Alternatively, scanned completed applications can also be sent to or on WhatsApp on +3100817.  

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