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  • Friday, May 1, 2020

  • CUI

  • International Office

U.S. Embassy Islamabad - 2020 Cultural Affairs Notice of Funding Opportunities - OPEN for applications until June1st & 2nd



For your information and further sharing with others who may be interested, two Notice of Funding Opportunities (NOFOs) for Fiscal Year 2020 are now  “live” (publicly posted on and will remain open for project submissions until June 1st and 2nd respectively. ?


The first Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO), SCAISB-20-AW-012-04152020 - Accelerator Program for Women Entrepreneurs aims to increase women’s economic participation in Pakistan.  We are seeking innovative proposals for an Accelerator Program and Exchange for Women Entrepreneurs focusing on Pakistani women who are running businesses already at the scale-up phase. ?


??The second Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO), SCAISB-20-AW-013-04172020 - Sister2Sister Summer Exchange Program seeks proposals that facilitate a two to seven week-long summer academic exchange program for promising female college/university students, ages 18 -24, from disadvantaged backgrounds and underserved communities throughout Pakistan.  ?


Following are the links to both: ?




(Closing date: June 1, 2020)?




(Closing date: June 2, 2020)?


Please share these funding opportunities to any and all appropriate Pakistani and international non-profit organizations you think might be interested and eligible. 


Unfortunately, our office cannot answer specific questions about our NOFOs or review your proposals before submission. 


If you have technical questions or difficulty accessing the full text of each NOFO, you can contact:


If you are interested in all NOFOs related to Pakistan, please search at


  • Monday, February 24, 2020

  • CUI

  • International Office

  • Monday, February 24, 2020

  • CUI

  • PD HR

The COMSATS University Islamabad (CUI) organized an Information Session on USEFP and U.S Higher Education, on February 13, 2020 at the Junaid Zaidi Library-Video Conferencing Hall, Islamabad Campus.

The objective of the session was to provide information on United States Education Foundation in Pakistan (USEFP) and the following U.S Universities.

Names of Institution                  Names of Representatives

  1. University of Huston-Victoria                       Dr.  Ludmi Herath
  2. Western New England University                Ms. Emilee Smith
  3. New York Institute of Technology                Mr. Benjamin Dobbs

The session started with the recitation of the Holy Quran, followed by an introduction to the above stated Universities. The delegates provided guidance on admission process and discussed criteria’s for financial assistantship. These Universities offered BS and MS programs in the field of Computer Science, Behavioral Phycology, Business, Engineering and Health Sciences.

A good number of participants including undergraduate, graduate and faculty/staff members attended the session. The participants also acknowledged the usefulness of the information provided at the session.

The said event was organized by the Directorate of Planning, Development and Human Resource Development (P, D and HRD), CUI.

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  • Tuesday, January 28, 2020

  • CUI

  • SSBC

The registrations for SSBC Enrollment (Spring semester 2020) Batch-VIII have been closed. 

We are thankful to every one for your response and wish all registered participants the best. 

  • Thursday, January 9, 2020

  • CUI

  • Students Affairs

I am pleased to inform you that Punjab Educational Endowment Fund (PEEF) has announced master level Scholarships for the year 2018-19(only for FAP- 2019 Semester students). For this purpose “Applications From” from the deserving students is invited.

Eligibility Criteria and How to Apply:

All the students  of Fall 2019 Session holding Punjab Domiciles enrolled in MS Program can apply but, It will be noted that the student who are enrolled in MS studies and passes their previous degree from 2017-19 are eligible but if they completed Master (16 years of studies/M.Sc/M.Cs etc) are not eligible as they already passed Master’s Degree.

How to Get Application Form?

Students may obtain Application Form, Affidavit from the student portal, CUI web site and PEEF Web site. PEEF Web Site is: - Application Form and Affidavit Format will also be available in Student Affairs Section.

How to Apply?

Please submit duly filled Application Form along with the supporting documents in Student Affairs Section at CUI Islamabad Campus for verification and onward submission.

Last Date to Apply?

Duly completed Application Forms should be submitted not later than Monday 20th January, 2020.

Note: In order to make the selection process more transparent Provision of following documents shall be mandatory for nominated candidates.
1.         Domicile Certificate
2 .        Death Certificate in case parents/Guardian is deceased
3 .        Income Certificate and Pension book/copy (where applicable) In case of business, Affidavit 
Stating income details.

4.         Utility Bills copy (Gas, Electricity, water and telephone).one copy of each will be required.
5.         If living in rented house, Rent agreement should be attached.
6.         If availed PEEF Scholarship in BS level, then write the PEEF Code.
7.         Details of Academic Record, copies of degrees/ transcripts.
8.         Details of any previous scholarship availed during Academic career.
9.         CNIC of Applicant and Guardian/Parents.
10.       Any other detail showing source of Income (Property/Business etc)

11. Declared monthly income of parents from all sources is equal to or less than Rs.37000/-.

12. Children of Govt employees in BPS 1-4 are exempted from condition of monthly income, if  Salary is the only source of income.

13.Children of Civilians martyred in terrorist attacks are exempted from income limit.

14. Students of FA-19 Session of MS Program are eligible only.

15. Secured at least 60% marks or a minimum CGPA 2.5 in BA/ B.Sc./ B.Com/ BS/ BBA etc. examination         held in 2016, 2016 or 2018 (annual).

In case of any query, please visit Student Affairs Section at Faculty Block-II, Ground Floor.

Approved Discipline detail is: Electrical Engineering, Physics, Mathematics, Biosciences, Meteorology, Chemistry, Computer Sciences, Environmental Sciences, Pharmacy, Statistics, Development Studies, English, Management Sciences

Student Financial Aid Office (SFAO)
Student Affairs Section,
CU Islamabad

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