Golden Hands Massage, Hairdressing and Beauty Foundation invites applications for a scholarship to pursue employability skills development training. The scholarships are offered in collaboration with the International Trade Centre through the European Union-funded Youth Empowerment project.

Training programs

Beauty therapy (15 students)

Hairdressing (15 students)


Nine Months with three months job placement

Selection Criteria

Applicants are required to meet the following criteria:

  • Aged between 16 - 35
  • Have a basic written and verbal command of the English language
  • Show strong commitment in acquiring the skills and completing the programme
  •  will be considered

Note: Women are encouraged to apply. Preference will be given to young Gambians from rural areas, migrant returnees, school leavers, school dropouts and unemployed youth.

Application Format

Interested candidates are required to pick up an application form at the school premises or the Governors office and the area councils in the targeted regions (LRR, CRR, URR and NBR) or apply using the link below

The Forms should be properly filled and returned no later than 18th September 2021. 

For any enquiries, please contact

Kebba Dem 00220 7477066 / 3156910 / 9927530 / 6927530.