PEEF - DFID SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
Punjab Educational Endowment Fund (PEEF) and Department for International Development (DFID) - UK aid have signed Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to provide 28000 scholarships to meritorious and needy students for Intermediate and Graduation Level Education.
Under the proposed 5 year scholarship program; Department for International Development (DFID) - UK aid has agreed to provide grant of Rs. 1.625 billion over a period of 5 years to provide 28000 scholarships. Out of the total allocated scholarships, 27500 will be awarded to girl's students of eleven (11) less developed districts of Punjab to continue Intermediate Level Education while 500 scholarships will be awarded to needy and meritorious students to peruse Graduation Level Education through partner Centre of Excellences (COEs).
- Muzafar Garh
- Rahim Yar Khan
- Dera Ghazi Khan
- COMSATS Lahore
- FAST Lahore
- Namal Mianwali
- GIKI Swabi
- COMSATS Islamabad
- NUST Islamabad
For the year 2015-16, Eight thousand eight hundred (6,500) scholarships will be awarded to female students of eleven (11) less developed districts of Punjab to continue Intermediate Level Education while 100 scholarships will be awarded to needy and meritorious students to peruse Graduation Level Education through partner Centre of Excellences (COEs). The responsibility of the selection of students for PEEF- DFID scholarships rests with the respective COE.
During the current year (2014-15) PEEF will award 8,650 additional scholarships; 8,500 for Intermediate Level Education and 150 for Graduation Level Education.
|Sr. No.||Center Of Excellence||Scholarship Allocation (DFID)||Level|
|3||FAST University, Lahore||17||Graduation|
|4||Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute, Swabi||17||Graduation|
|5||Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS)||05||Graduation|
|6||Namal College, Mianwali||10||Graduation|
|7||National University of Science & Technology (NUST), Islamabad||17||Graduation|