The Punjab Education Endowment Fund (PEEF) disbursed scholarships worth Rs. 19.1 million among 384 students in the Islamia University of Bahawalpur academic session 2016. A special monitoring team of the PEEF had an interactive session with these scholarship recipients at Abbasia Campus yesterday.
The team members discussed smooth provision of scholarships as well as academic performance of students. It is important to mention that due to strenuous efforts of Prof. Dr. Qaiser Mushtaq, Vice Chancellor, Punjab Government has enhanced scholarships amount for the IUB students, during the academic year 2014-15, 156 students availed scholarship of Rs. 19.8 million while 596 students of academic session 2015-16 were provided Rs. 64.8 million scholarships.