The Government Has Announced Overseas Pakistanis Foundation Scholarships For Thousands Of Overseas Children

  • 01-Jan-2020

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The government has announced Overseas Pakistanis Foundation scholarships in order to provide financial support to a larger number of children of overseas Pakistanis on various education levels including intermediate or equivalent, Graduation and Master/ MS/ M.Phil students.

OPF Eligibility Criteria

  1. After the valid 3 years  permanent return the Father/Mother of the candidate must be registered member of OPF
  2. The Monthly income of parents should be equal or less than Rs. 100,000/-
  3. The candidate must be regular students of institution which is affiliated or recognized by Higher Education Commission
  4. Candidate must have scored minimum 60% marks in his/her last SSC Board exam for obtaining for intermediate level scholarship
  5. Candidate must have scored minimum 60% marks in his/her last HSSC Board exam for obtaining Graduation level scholarship
  6.  Candidates applying for Master scholarship must have minimum 60% marks or minimum CGPA 2.5 in BA/BSc/B.Com/BS/BBA etc
  7. The provincial domicile is compulsory while applying for scholarship
  8. If the candidate is availing any other scholarship during the current academic year he will not be allowed to apply for OPF scholarship
 

 

Scholarship Monthly Stipend Details

The scholarship monthly stipend details for Day Scholars and for Boarders are as follows:

  1. For Intermediate Level PKR 1500 will be given to day scholars and PKR 3000 will be given for Boarders
  2. For Graduation (B.A, B.Sc) PKR 2500 will be given to day scholars and PKR 4000 will be given for Boarders
  3. For Professional Degree / Courses (BS, B.Sc. Hons., MBBS, Engineering, B.Com, IT, etc.)  PKR 3000 will be given to day scholars and PKR 4500 will be given for Boarders
  4. For Master Level (Public Sector Universities) PKR 3000 will be given to day scholars and PKR 5000 will be given for Boarders

Reserved Seats & Eligibility Criteria

The children of all OPF registered overseas Pakistanis can apply for admission to the given institutions list according to the number of seats.  However total number of seats for Overseas Pakistanis Foundation scholarships are 322 including all institutions.

How to Apply

Students can submit their applications through courier or in person to any OPF Regional office or OPF Head quarter by downloading the OPF scholarship form from OPF official website by following the given criteria and details in their desired level of education program.

 

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