Chaudhary Muhammad Sarwar, Governor of Punjab has publicly announced in a press conference of more than 20,000 scholarships 2021-24 for deserving students from Balochistan, Gilgit-Baltistan, and formerly Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA).
Punjab Govt is going to provide historic scholarship 4 years programme for the total estimated students of 22,000. The amount will be increased to Rs 80 million in four years. The brief detail of the scholarship is given below;
→ 1,216 Scholarships at 100%
→ 18,346 Scholarships at 50%
While addressing a press conference at Governor’s house, Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar said that this is the largest ever program for students of these areas from Punjab. He asked students to contact him at his office whenever they face any difficulty. He promised to fulfill every promise regarding the program. He also affirmed that no students will be expelled from the universities only because of non-payment of fees.The Punjab governor said all public universities of Punjab will provide 50 percent scholarships at their own expense and a 50 percent discount will also be given in hostel fee.