SSMS Master Level Scholarships

The Punjab Educational Endowment Fund (PEEF) has launched a new Master's Level Scholarship program under the title "Shahbaz Sharif Merit Scholarships (SSMS)". During the current academic year 2016-17, a total of 1,000 fully funded scholarships will be offered to meritorious students studying in top ranked universities / degree awarding institutions of Pakistan.


Eligibility Criteria

The PEEF - SSMS Master's Level Scholarships will be offered to meritorious students fulfilling the below mentioned eligibility criteria. The student must have / be:

a) Pakistani National

b) Secured at least 60% marks or a minimum CGPA 2.5 in BA/ B.Sc. / B.COM/ BS/ BBA etc. examination held in 2014/2015 or 2016 (annual).

c) Secured admission as a full time student in the current academic year (2016-17) in one of the partner University / Degree Awarding Institution.

d) Students enrolled in Spring/Fall session (where applicable) and Morning / Afternoon / Evening sessions (where applicable) are also eligible to apply for PEEF - SSMS Master's level scholarships.

e) Declared monthly income of parents (from all sources) is equal to or less than Rs. 75,000/-

f) Age limit (at the time of application) should not be more than 28 years.

g) Not availing any other educational scholarship during the current academic year.

h) Not a beneficiary of Prime Minister Fee Reimbursement Scheme 2016-17.

i) Besides fulfilling SSMS eligibility criteria, the prospective student must qualify the merit and need criteria of the respective University/ Degree Awarding Institution.

Note: Following students are not eligible for SSMS Masters level Scholarship:
a) Students who have already passed / possessed M.A / M.Sc / M.S / M.PHIL etc. degree.

b) Marks improvers or students who have passed examination in supplementary session.

c) Students who have passed the aforementioned examination with grace marks (*).

How To Apply


a) PEEF has allocated SSMS Masters Level scholarship quotas to all partner Universities (link of list of partner universities).

b) The partner Universities invites applications from the eligible students on prescribed forms.

c) Scholarship forms are available at:
Respective university student financial aid office/student resource center
PEEF Web site Download Section

c) Complete application forms should be submitted to the respective university, Application Forms directly forwarded to PEEF will not be considered for award of scholarship

Scholarship Coverage

>> PEEF will reimburse the Tuition fees, Payment of Tuition Fees (as per terms of SSMS Master level scholarship policy)

>> PEEF will also pay scholarship stipend to the selected scholars at the following rates:
- Day scholar Rs. 3,000/- per month.
- Boarder Rs. 5,000/- per month.