The Punjab authorities has introduced 22,000 scholarships for deserving college students from Balochistan, Gilgit-Baltistan, and previously Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA).
Governor Punjab Chaudhry Mohammad Sarwar made this announcement in a press convention on Friday.
Addressing the presser, Governor Punjab mentioned that the four-year scholarship program will supply 1,216 fully-funded and 18,346 half-funded scholarships for deserving college students. Furthermore, the prevailing Baloch college students’ scholarship will even stay intact.
That is the most important package deal in our 72 years historical past, by which 22,000 college students from completely different provinces will avail full and half scholarships.
Governor Punjab @ChMSarwar introduced historic 4 years Scholarship Programme for Balochistan, Gilgit Baltistan and Ex-FATA:
▪ 22,000 new Scholarships introduced
▪ 1,216 Scholarships at 100%
▪ 18,346 Scholarships at 50%
▪ Present Baloch college students’ Scholarships are additionally intact pic.twitter.com/LwZyG4hrM3
— Authorities of Punjab (@GovtofPunjabPK) October 23, 2020
Chaudhry Sarwar requested college students to contact him at his workplace at any time when they face any problem. He reaffirmed his dedication to fulfilling each promise he made concerning this system.
During the last month, Punjab Governor has visited Balochistan, consulted with the Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar, the Punjab Minister of Larger Schooling Raja Yasir Humayun Sarfraz, and the Chief Secretary Punjab, and met completely different Public/Personal Universities’ administration and philanthropists to finalize the scholarship program.