Shahbaz Sharif Merit Scholarships SSMS 2017 Apply Online Foreign Scholarships for Ph.D PEEF Latest Advertisement

Shahbaz Sharif Merit Scholarships SSMS 7 November 2016 Apply Online Foreign Scholarships for Ph.D PEEF Latest Advertisement.

The Govt. of the Punjab has launched “Shahbaz Sharif Merit Scholarship (SSMS)” under which eligible male and female students, as per the eligibility criteria set for this scheme from time to time, will be awarded scholarships for Ph.D level Education at the top ranked universities of the world.
Shahbaz Sharif Merit Scholarship (SSMS) is a revolutionary step of Govt. of the Punjab which will enable the youth to study at the top ranked educational institutions of the world and play their role in strengthening & uplifting the economy of Pakistan. The scholarship scheme focuses the meritorious students of Punjab while allocating a special quota for the students of other federating units of Pakistan as well.

Subject Areas :-
Life Sciences Medicine
Engineering Technology
Natural Sciences Social Sciences
Arts Humanities
Eligibility Criteria:-  

Students fulfilling the following criterion shall be eligible to apply for SSMS

a) Valid PhD admission offer from one of the Top 50 (Subject Wise) Universities of the World (QS ranking) in preferred subject areas (

b) Not less than 60% marks throughout the academic career.

c) Declared monthly family income (including self, spouse and parents) is equal to or less than Rs. 200,000/-

d) Maximum age of 35 years on 31st March, 2017

e) Not availed any foreign scholarship in the past .

f) Must take up the scholarship in the year for which it is offered and the scholarship shall       not be deferred to the next year.

g) All Pakistani Nationals, both males and females are eligible to apply.

Note: Existing permanent / regular faculty members of public sector teaching / educational institutions of Pakistan are not eligible to apply for Shahbaz Sharif Merit Scholarships (SSMS).

Scholarship Coverage:

PhD Scholarships awarded under SSMS are fully funded and will cover the following costs:

>> Tuition fees of the Degree Course

>> Boarding & Lodging (as per approved rates)

>> Air Fare

Shahbaz Sharif Merit


  • Pakistan Largest Educational Endowment Fund of Rs.17 Billion
  • To date PEEF has awarded more than 150,000 scholarships worth Rs. 73 Billion

Last Date is 31 March 2017 Friday

Contact. Manager International Scholarships (Monday to Friday during office hours from 8am to 4pm) Cell: 0303.8863308 I Tel Office: 042-99260051-4 Ext.:140
Last Date for the receipt of applications in PEEF office is 31st March 2017. 
Application Form
Prescribed application form is available at: PEEF Website (www.peetorg.pkiphdscholarships.asp)  PEEF Office
How to Apply:-
Please you can send your application form to Manager International Scholarships. PEEF office Link Wahdat Road, Lahore.