Punjab Announces Thousands of Scholarships for Non-Muslim Students

The Punjab government has announced a scholarship program for thousands of non-Muslim students. It aims to financially assist students belonging to the minority community. Students enrolled in Ph.D and M.Phil programs will receive a stipend of Rs. 50,000 under this program.

Non-Muslim students who passed their final examination with a score of fifty percent or more are eligible for stipends. The details further show that students currently enrolled in BS and BSc will receive Rs. 30,000 in stipend while those doing intermediate and matriculation will get Rs. 20,000.

The non-Muslim students across Punjab may submit their applications for scholarships before or on 29 September 2022. No application will be entertained after the due date. The Sindh provincial government recently distributed Rs. 28.125 million in scholarships to 2,875 minority students across the province.