Government of Sri Lanka Presidential Scholarships Program for Undergraduate 2017-18

Applications are invited from eligible students for the award of undergraduate scholarships offered by the Ministry of Higher Education and Highways (MoHEH), Sri Lanka for the academic year 2017/2018 and the courses are to commence in September 2018. Since this is a government to government scholarship program, candidates shall apply for this scholarship with the recommendation of the government nominating agency (i.e. Ministry or the government Institution of his/her country). 

  • Scholarships are open for courses of study other than Medical, Dental Sciences & Engineering.
  • Medium of instruction is English
  • Candidates can request for more than one course for securing chances to win a scholarship, identifying their preferences as places are limited in some fields.
  • There may be instances where requested courses are not possible to offer due to unforeseen circumstances or limited places available in the particular field.
  • If the given qualifications by the applicant are not compatible with the entry requirements of the university, those applications may not be successful.
  • When completing the form, please ensure that you provide your full name as appeared in your passport.
  • Please provide all the supporting documents in English, we require officially translated versions as well as copies in the original language.
  • Please provide certified copies of all the supporting documents including the certified copies of the relevant pages of your passport, duly authenticated by relevant authorities.
  • The copy of the certificate and the statement of results should be certified by the relevant Board of Examinations which conducted the examination concerned.
  • Photocopies of the educational certificates will not be considered for evaluation and result in rejection of the application.
  • Do not leave any section of this application unanswered. Please write "N/A" in all irrelevant sections

Note:   Application form can be downloaded from the Ministry of Higher Education and Highways, web site:

Last Updated: 28-03-2018 15:18

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