Sunday, 4 September 2016

Get USAID and NUST scholarships comprehensive guide

Don't you want to get into NUST with a scholarship?
Don't you want to lower the burden of your family?
So let's go for the big new!

For the newcomers seeking for scholarships in NUST, These are a few points you should follow through:
1.Income of your father/guardian should not exceed 40,000 or
2.There are many scholarships

Get Scholarships
  • NNBS
  • PEEF,
  • Chief Minister Education Endowment Fund (CMEEF) for KPK students
  • Punjab Educational Endowment Fund (PEEF)

3.USAID covers hostel,tuition,book and transport expenses.

4.NNBS (NUST NEED BASED SCHOLARSHIP) covers tuition dues only, for day scholars 50℅ off and hostelites 100℅ off.

5.PEEF awards almost 60℅ of tuition dues only.

6.You can submit only USAID form, but you will automatically be considered for NNBS and PEEF , there is no need to submit separate forms.

7.BENEVOLENT fund is only for those students, whose father is a government servant in FEDERAL not at provincial level. For further information u will contact authorities of your respective departments.

8.You should complete all the required documents as mentioned in USAID or NNBS form, and will have to submit it in your respective departments, once the classes are commenced.

These are general facilities of all the available scholarships, now let's go through the ways to make sure that you don't miss these scholarships.It would take just a few minutes to make your future so be focused.

NUST scholarships for Undergraduates


  • Need based scholarships are given in order of merit number to the needy.
  • Number of scholarships depend on available funds.
  • NUST offers 50% and 100% discount for day scholar and hostel living Undergraduate students respectively 

How to apply for NUST need based scholarship?

It's simple easy.You need to:
  • Download the form given on this page.
  • Print it,fill it and finally send to mentioned address.
  • Students are selected for NNBS in first 3 months of academic year so be fast.
The download links are provided at the end of post.Keep reading to get complete information before committing a big blunder.
need scholarship
You can apply for this NNBS if you are:
  • Selected on open merit.
  • from a family with income less than 40k.
Fresh students need to submit the application in Septembet and October to NUST to avail NNBS.

Need Based Scholarship Criteria:

The criteria is:
Scholarship is based on assessment of need and merit as well as availability of funds. Selection will be decided on the basis of information provided in this form and investigations for the authentication of provided information.
Candidate may be required to appear for interview (s).

Providing false information may result in one or all of the following:
       Cancellation of admission.
       Disqualification for award of any future loan/scholarship. 
       Refund of all the payment received and or a penalty equal to total scholarship amount.

·         Fill in the form in capital letters
·         Read the application form carefully.
·         Submit duly completed application form to the College/School/Centre authorized office.
·         Furnish factual, comprehensive and authentic information in the form
·         For family financial reporting parents/guardian may be consulted for guidance 
·         Whenever in doubt or lost, seek help from the Focal Person at the College/School/Centre or HQ NUST.
·         Check your application for spellings, grammatical errors and factual oversight
·         Keep a photocopy of the filled-in original application form for your record
·         Ensure that you have attached all the required documents by putting a tick mark in checklist
·         Answer all questions. Those not applicable should be marked “N/A”
·         Affidavit Needs to be submitted after final selection of the candidate 

This is all.
so now let's go for the famous Pak USAID Merit & Needs Based Scholarship.

Pak USAID Merit & Needs Based Scholarship

USAIDThis is a huge budget scholarship by government of America.HEC is also funding students.To get benefited from it,you need to be a:
  • Pakistani citizen.
  • needy student.
There are 50% seats reserved for female candidates.
USAID will pay:
need based
  • Tuition fees
  • Lodging
  • Transport and other charges

Pak USAID Scholarship Criteria:

The criteria of Pak USAID scholarship is almost the same as that of NNBS.You can read it by scrolling upward.
These are the two major scholarship programs.If you want to know about other scholarship programs also,simply ask in comments.

Download NUST scholarship forms:

Apply now

Last date of submitting NUST scholarship applications is 15 October 2016.
Other scholarships will be discussed in detail in upcoming posts if God wills.
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  1. Is the 40,000 income limit gross or Net?

    1. It's Net limit.If your whole family earns more than that then you are not eligible for it.


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