The government of Pakistan has reopened the Ehsaas Undergraduate Scholarship portal on Thursday to receive fresh applications from the students for the academic year 2021-22.
According to media reports, the Ehsaas Undergraduate Scholarship portal will accept applications online till November 30, 2021. The newly admitted students of the fall 2021 session enrolled in four or five-year undergraduate degree programmes in any of the Higher Education Commission (HEC) recognised 135 public sector universities are eligible to apply if their family income is less than Rs45,000 a month.
Under the Ehsaas Undergraduate Scholarship programme, 50,000 merit cum need-based scholarships will be provided to deserving students this academic year. The Scholarship programme is principally centred on enhancing the earning potential of the recipients.
The eligible students can apply through the online portal:https://ehsaas.hec. gov.pk/.
According to the Ehsaas Scholarship Policy, fifty per cent of scholarships are reserved for girls. The scholarship includes a 100% tuition fee and a monthly stipend of Rs 4,000.