Overseas Pakistani Foundation has announced OPEF Scholarship 2021 for the children and spouses of overseas Pakistanis. The last date of submission announced is 15th February 2021.
The Overseas Pakistani Education Fund created by the OPF will support financially the children and spouses of overseas Pakistanis studying in public and private educational institutions within the country.
The Scholarship forms can be downloaded directly from the OPF website. The download link is also available below. The form can be also directly OPF Head office Islamabad or regional offices in Lahore, Multan, Peshawar, Karachi, Quetta, and Mirpur (AJK).
OPF Scholarship program has been revamped, now children of Overseas Pakistanis will be entitled to scholarships regardless of their current semester or year subject to fulfillment of eligibility criteria. Under this initiative, scholarships will be granted to the children of Overseas Pakistanis studying in the following programs:
Intermediate or equivalent
Graduation Program including MBBS, BDS, Bachelor of Engineering
Minimum 60% marks or a CGPA of 2.5 in his/her last SSC/HSSC Board Exams or Graduation / Masters etc. through an HEC recognized University
One parent (father or mother) of the applicant must be a registered member of OPF (valid for 03 years after permanent return)
Monthly income of parent should be equal to or less than Rs.100,000/-.
Not getting any other scholarship during the academic year
The children of deceased registered OP’s are also eligible to apply in case his/her parent has died within 03 years before the last date of advertisement.
OPF Scholarship to the spouses of Overseas Pakistanis will be granted subject to the condition that the respective candidate fulfills the remaining eligibility criteria and that none of the same OP parent’s children are availing OPF’s scholarship facility, at the same time.