Applications for USAID Funded scholarships on need based as well as on merit are invited from the enrolled students of selected universities. These scholarships are being offered in collaboration with higher Education Commission of Pakistan in the fields of Business Administration, Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences, Social Sciences, Medical and Nursing, Engineering and Technology.


The financial assistance is provided to the students from low income families for covering tuition fee, books, meal & residence, transpiration and other educational expenditures.

The basic eligibility criteria for the award of these scholarships is as under:

  • Must be a Pakistani or National of Azad Jammu and Kashmir
  • Enrolled in the allied universities in Spring 2016 or Autumn 2016.
  • Be from a low income family.

Submission of Applications:

Online applications as well forms from the universes can be filled. All filled forms should be submitted int he office of Financial Aid in the same university in which the student is enrolled.

Online Applications:

From 2016-2017, the applications for USAID Funded scholarships can also be filled online at Eportal of Higher Education Commission.

Fields of Scholarships:

The scholarships are available for the students enrolled in these subjects:

  • Business Administration
  • Agricultural & Veterinary Sciences
  • Social Sciences
  • Medical and Nursing
  • Engineering and Technology

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