Shahbaz Sharif Merit Scholarships SSMS 2016 Foreign Scholarships for Ph.D launched now check registration online application form and eligibility criteria with how to apply and submit your form.
Government of the Punjab has launched “Shahbaz Sharif Merit Scholarships Scheme (SSMS)” under which eligible male and female students, as per the eligibility criteria set for this scheme from time to time, will be awarded scholarships for Ph.D level Education at the top ranked Universities of the world.
The scholarship scheme focuses the meritorious students of Punjab while allocating a special quota for the students of other federating units of Pakistan as well.
New Scholarships announced at Shahbaz Sharif merit scholarships SSMS 2016 foreign scholarships is for Ph.D PEEF Job.
Punjab Educational Endowment Fund (PEEF) is an initiative of the Government of Punjab under the leadership of Chief Minister, Mr. Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif. In order to make it more efficient, transparent and autonomous in its functioning; PEEF is registered under section 42 of the Companies Ordinance, 1984.
The Punjab Educational Endowment Fund (PEEF) was initially established with seed money of Rs.2 billion , which has now been raised to Rs. 11 billion. The Govt. of Punjab has allocated another Rs. 2 billion for the FY 2013-14. Only the investment proceeds out of this fund are utilized for the award of scholarships.
The Punjab Educational Endowment Fund is established with the objective of providing scholarships/monetary assistance to talented and needy students for pursuing quality education with equal opportunities. PEEF endeavors to bring best educational opportunities to the less privileged and talented youth of Punjab, and bring them at par with the most fortunate ones
PEEF is a proactive scholarship scheme which provides funds at the doorstep of the talented and deserving students. Allocation of these scholarships is on the basis of Tehsils and District wise results of students. More focus of these scholarships is towards the sixteen (16) less developed districts, especially from southern Punjab.
Special quotas for orphans, children of BS1-4 govt. employees, disabled, minorities and widows have also been allocated. Bright and needy students of other provinces AJK, FATA, Gilgit Baltistan & Islamabad Capital Territory have also been provided opportunities for higher education through this program. PEEF so far has awarded more than 80,000 scholarships.
Shahbaz Sharif Merit Scholarships 2016 (SSMS) details
Eligibility Criteria (SSMS) 2016:
Shahbaz Sharif Merit Scholarship 2016 (SSMS) Ph.d level foreign scholarship for all Pakistani students eligibility criteria & application form here at below.
Students fulfilling the following criterion shall be eligible to apply for SSMS
- Valid admission offer from Top 50 (Subject wise) Universities of the World (QS ranking) in preferred subject areas
- Not less than 60% marks throughout the academic career.
- Declared monthly income of parents (from all sources) is equal to or less than Rs. 200,000/-
- Age limit (at the time of application) should not be more than 35 years
- Not availed any foreign scholarship in the past .
- Must take up the scholarship in the year for which it is offered and the scholarship shall not be deferred to the next year.
- All Pakistani Nationals, both males and females are eligible to apply.
Note: Existing faculty members of all public sector teaching / educational institutions of Pakistan are not eligible for SSMS
SSMS 2016 Scholarship will be providing:
- Tuition fees of the Degree Course
- Boarding & Lodging (as per approved rates)
- Air Fare
Discipline wise allocation of Shahbaz Sharif Merit Scholarships
- 80 % scholarships are reserved for science disciplines
- 20% of scholarships are reserved for Social Sciences/Humanities & Arts.
Note: 90 scholarships will be provided to students from Punjab , and remaining 10% all be allocated to the students from other federating units of Pakistan.
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