has no shortage of talented youth, but in several instances, lack of
resources prevents them from realizing their potential. This is a
particularly problematic when it comes to accessing higher education.
The Government of Pakistan acknowledges these constraints, and has
tasked the Higher Education Commission with facilitating needy and
deserving students through Need Based Scholarships. This year, over
10,000 scholarships have been announced for financially
disadvantaged students all over Pakistan including 61 public sector
universities of Pakistan (list attached). It aims to elevate the
socio-economic status of the students by enabling their access to modern
education and career opportunities towards a brighter future.
1. To provide opportunities to
talented but financially disadvantaged students and empower them to
acquire a high quality education at a partner institutions /university.
To provide opportunities for qualified students especially from remote
and rural areas of Pakistan (FATA, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Southern Punjab,
Balochistan, and Northern Sindh), to continue their studies in selected
partner universities of the country.