HEC announces scholarships for students of Balochistan, FATA


The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has announced Undergraduate Scholarships for the students of Balochistan and erstwhile FATA.

According to official sources, the applications are invited from the outstanding students of Balochistan and erstwhile FATA who intend to pursue undergraduate studies in HEC-recognized public/private sector universities/Degree Awarding Institutions of Pakistan.

They said the scholarships are being offered for the academic year 2022-23 in all areas of study/disciplines under the project entitled “Provision of Higher Education Opportunities for the Students of Balochistan & erstwhile FATA (Phase-III)”, Batch-I.

As per eligibility criteria, the applicants must have a valid Domicile/Local certificate of Balochistan/erstwhile FATA duly signed by the district administration. Maximum age must be 22 years on the closing date of advertisement, they added. Applicants must have completed 12 years of education with at least 60% marks in FA/F.Sc./I.COM/ICS/DAE or equivalent for the scholarship programme.