Prime Minister’s Fee Reimbursement Scheme 2017

Prime Minister’s Fee Reimbursement Scheme 2017

ALL ABOUT PRIME MINISTER’S FEE REIMBURSEMENT (SCHOLARSHIP) SCHEME 2017-18

Prime Minister’s Fee Reimbursement Scheme 2017 has been officially launched. Under this scheme scholarships will be awarded to students of master and higher classes(MA, MSc, MS, MPhil, PhD) belonging to under developed areas of Pakistan. Both male and female students can apply for scholarships under Prime Minister’s Fee Reimbursement Scheme 2017-18. Government will directly pay the tuition fee (Including other mandatory academic charges) of scholarship winner students to their related educational institutions.

Eligibility
Both male and female students of remote and under-privileged areas who have been enrolled in any Master or doctorate level program in university which is approved by Higher Education Commission of Pakistan, can apply for scholarship under Prime Minister’s Fee Reimbursement Scheme 2017. List of approved universities is available at HEC website.
Students must have the domicile of any of the following area
1-Interior Sindh
2-South Punjab
3-Balochistan
4-Selected under developed areas of KPK - Chitral, Lower Dir, Upper Dir, Swat, Bunner, Shangala, Malakand, Kohistan, DI Khan, Tank, Lakki Marwat, Batgram, Kala Dhaka/Torghar, Kohat, Bannu, Hangu, Karak
5-Giligit Baltistan
6-Federally Administrated Tribal Areas (FATA)
8- Azad Jammu and Kashmir
9-Khushab, Mianwali, Bhakkar and Attock

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Amount of Scholarship
Up to 40000 rupees rupees annual tuition fee (Including other mandatory academic charges)  will be paid under this scheme. About 30000 students will be awarded scholarships. Government has reserved 1.2 billion rupees for Prime Minister’s Fee Reimbursement (Scholarship) Scheme in the current year. HEC will execute and monitor the scheme. While ministry of Education will implement the scheme at grass root level.

Ineligibility
Domicile holders of unapproved areas and universities.
Students who are availing any kind of scholarship from HEC, federal or provincial government or any other organization are not eligible.
Only full time students are eligible for scholarships under this scheme.
Students who have got admission on self finance basis are also not eligible.
Distance learning and evening students are also not eligible.
Students enrolled in any diploma, Bachelor, or 4 years bachelor degree program.
Mater, MSA and M.Phil students of underdeveloped areas who have got admission in the university outside their domicile areas.

Application Procedure
New Students
If you meet the eligibility criteria then visit official PMFRS portal http://pmfrs.hec.gov.pk. New admissions seeking admission may apply though new registration tab available on portal for 2017 and Spring 2017 sessions.New students will have to apply online till 00th November, 2017.

Current Students
Data of ll ongoing eligible students is being managed online at http://pmfrs.hec.gov.pk. You are directed to validate your record, otherwise you will not be considered eligible for Prime Minister’s fee reimbursement scheme 2017. Prime Minister has launched following schemes too for the youth of Pakistan

Small Business Loan Scheme
Qarz-e-Hasna
Youth Training Scheme
Youth Skills Development Scheme
Provision of Laptops
Fee Reimbursement Scheme

Contact Details
For further details contact on following email, websites and phone number
Toll free number 0800–77000 or send sms on 80028
www.hec.gov.pk
frs-queries@hec.gov.pk
www.youth.pmo.gov.pk
Shamila Ishaq
Acting Project Director
tfp@hec.gov.pk

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