The High Commission of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan in Sri Lanka invites applications for the award of Jinnah Scholarship from deserving Sri Lankan students pursuing their studies at O’ Levels and A Levels.
The Government of Pakistan is awarding the Jinnah Educational Scholarships since 2005 and so far over 1500 Sri Lankan Students have benefited from this scheme. During the past 11 years approximately Rs. 43 Million worth of scholarships has been awarded for promoting the Sri Lankan youth and the education sector in Sri Lanka.
The candidate should have a very good command over the English language.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for students pursuing their studies at O’ Levels, A’Levels, and Graduation in the local educational institutions.
Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded for studying multiple subjects.
Scholarship Award: Under this programme, each successful student receives a stipend of SL Rs. 24,000 as assistance for one year to pursue their studies.
Scholarship can be taken at Pakistan
Eligibility: The scholarships are awarded on the basis of strict criteria involving merit and need for financial assistance.
Nationality: Sri Lankan students can apply for this scholarship.
How to Apply:
The application forms may be collected from the High Commission located at 42 & 44 Bullers Lane, Colombo 7.
The forms can also be downloaded from the official website of the High Commission.
Application Deadline: The last date for receipt of applications is 31st May 2016.