About Us

CBM Fund

The Bank believes in the need to support educational, cultural, and scientific activities, as well as social causes, of a national stature, and the protection of national heritage. For this purpose, the Central Bank of Malta Fund was established in January 2022 with the following objectives and purposes:  

  • To support and fund projects of a national stature with lasting visibility relating to:
    • education including inter alia language, literature, history and other humanities disciplines;
    • cultural activities, including inter alia drama, dance, music, and other arts;
    • scientific research including inter alia medicine, animal welfare and environmental conservation;
    • and social causes;
  • To encourage and support research, protection, and preservation of Maltese national heritage;
  • To promote research and higher education in the Bank's and the Fund's areas of activity, and to this end, whether on its own or together with other institutions, be they public or private entities, local or foreign, participate in research and teaching activities, including the organisation of conferences, seminars, symposia, and courses of academic or technical instruction, grant scholarships and awards for excellence;
  • To make contributions towards educational, cultural, scientific activities, and social causes, in order to support legal persons involved in substantial voluntary, not-for-profit and/or philanthropic work;
  • To assist individuals with proven commitment to work on a valid project relating to an educational, cultural, or scientific activity, leading to study, research and publication.

The Fund is independent of any political, ideological and/or denominational influence.

Applications are to be submitted by filling this form and sent to the below address or via email

Central Bank of Malta Fund
Fund Secretariat
Central Bank of Malta 
Castille Place
Valletta – VLT1060