AIOU to grant scholarship on 75% marks
Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) has announced to provide scholarship to its enrolled students on 75 percent marks. The scheme is introduced to promote the competition among students and to encourage brilliant students to keep on working hard.
The eligible students can download the application form from official website of AIOU and can send it to the Director Students advisory services at the main campus, via regional offices.
Vice Chancellor of University, Dr Shahid Siddiqui wants to promote the education and is making sure that talents students may not get deprived of education. AIOU till now offered 9 scholarship schemes. The schemes include: Earn to learn the scheme, Outreach Scholarship Scheme, Final Year Project Grant Scheme, Scholarship for Communities, Scholarship for Women, Fee Installment Scheme and Alumni-Sponsored Scholarship.
Vice Chancellor directed the authorities to allocate Rs 170 million in annual budget for the needy students. The students who are eligible for the scholarship are advised to approach Regional Campus of AIOU to avail the opportunity.
Moreover, university is also offering free education to the disabled students, prisoners and drop-out girls.
Last date for the application for autumn semester 2017 is 28 September without late fee.