Ehsaas Undergraduate Scholarship Portal is Opened by Govt: How You Can Apply!

 Ehsaas Undergraduate Scholarship Portal is Opened by Govt: How You Can Apply!

The government has opened the Ehsaas Undergraduate Scholarship Portal for the submission of online scholarship applications for the academic year 2020-21. The Sole Purpose is to Help the Needy and Deserving People who cannot afford Higher Education. Ehsaas Undergraduate Scholarship Portal is Opened by Govt: How You Can Apply!

The Ehsaas Undergraduate Scholarship is just the right step taken by the government to tackle the issue of uneven distribution of education makes higher education accessible to more students. To overcome the poverty and uneven distribution of education, it is important for lower-income students to have higher education.

In a tweet on Tuesday, Special Assistant to PM on Poverty Alleviation Sania Nishtar said the portal will remain open till October 30.

She said all students studying in four or five-year undergraduate programs in 119 public sector universities can apply.

The special assistant said students whose family income is less than 45,000 rupees can apply for the scholarship program, according to Radio Pakistan. She said Ehsaas Scholarship includes a 100% tuition fee and a monthly assistance allowance of Rs 4,000.

The scope of the program includes public sector universities in the four provinces, Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) and Gilgit-Baltistan (G-B).

Ehsaas Undergraduate Scholarship Portal is Opened by Govt: How You Can Apply!

Who Can Apply?

Ehsaas Undergraduate Scholarships are available for:

1- Newly admitted students
2- Admissions secured on merit only. Merit means that the student has fulfilled the admission criteria of the institution in which he/she intends to study
3 – Degree programs allowed by the HEC.
4 – Age limit set by the institution’s regulations, i.e., the maximum age of the eligibility for the scholarship is the same as the maximum age for applying for admission in undergraduate programs at the HEI.

Ehsaas Undergraduate Scholarship Portal is Opened by Govt

Who cannot apply?

A student is ineligible for the Ehsaas Undergraduate Scholarships if found:

1 – Availing any other scholarship or continuous grant
2 – Enrolled in distant learning programs and affiliated colleges (both public/private )
3 – Secured admission on a self-sustain/ self-support/ self-finance basis, or in evening programs with higher fee structures

How to apply?

All students are required to apply through the following HEC Online Application System at https://ehsaas.hec.gov.pk/.

Meanwhile, in another tweet, Nishtar said she has directed the management of the Ehsaas Program to expedite the establishment of the Cyber Crime Wing to protect the interests of Ehsaas beneficiaries.

PM Imran Khan had launched the scholarship program last year. Something Good for the Needy and Deserving Students of Pakistan who couldn’t complete their Higher Education!

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