• Thursday, August 13, 2020

  • CUI

  • ITC


Subject: Invitation of Applications for Pakistani Scottish Scholarship for the year 2020-21


British Council in collaboration with the Scottish Government first launched this scheme in 2013 with the aim of promoting higher education amongst Pakistani women.  The Scotland Pakistan Scholarship caters to women from financially disadvantaged backgrounds pursuing higher education and helps them achieve their educational ambitions and so far has supported over 900 students. We are pleased to announce that applications for the Scotland Pakistan Scholarship Scheme for Young Women and Girls 2020-21 are now open.

Eligibility Criteria These scholarships are offered to female students enrolled in master’s and bachelor’s programmes. They are being offered in the fields of education, agriculture and food security, sustainable energy, health sciences, and STEM engineering (STEM is only applicable at Master’s level), all areas of critical importance to Pakistan.

 How to Apply:

APPLYING ONLINE:- The online application form can be filled and submitted on the official British Council website, at the link: https://www.britishcouncil.pk/programmes/education/scholarships


Last date to submit the application is 15th September,2020


Administered directly by the British Council, this scholarship will facilitate award-holders with the following incentives:

·         Tuition fees for master’s courses

·         University hostel costs(if applicable)

·         Travel to and from home to university three times a year for students staying in on-campus hostels

For further information or queries, please write to us at ps3@britishcouncil.org.pk or call number 0300 060 2963.



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Student Affairs Section, CUI Islamabad