Fulbright Scholarship Program is among the most prestigious education and research awards of the world that is currently working in over 155 countries. Those who are achieving benefits from the program of Fulbright are enjoying high and notable positions around the world. 53 of its alumni have won Nobel Prizes and 78 have get Pulitzer Prizes. Every year it provides almost 8,000 grants and scholarship for graduate study, advanced research, university lecturing, and educational training.
The scholarship programs and grants of Fulbright Scholarship are now available for Pakistani student as well. Thanks to Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan that is striving to arrange international level of education for Pakistani students. The Fulbright Scholarship envisages Master/MPhil level training of over 400-500 candidates and PhD level training of over 240-265 candidates subject to tuition fee at USA universities.
Fields for Fulbright Scholarship:
Scholarship is available for engineering, medicine, science & technology and some on other fields. Candidates who have over two years of research and work experience in their area of study are encouraged to apply
How to Apply for Fulbright Scholarship Program in Pakistan?
As described above, Fulbright Scholarships are now available for Pakistani students and researchers as well. Download Fulbright Scholarship Support Program from here. Complete application form kit includes application form, 3 references letters, GRE score report, and attested copies of transcripts or most recent transcript. Remember that incomplete applications will not be considered.
Send the application along with references and attested copies of supported documents with one additional copy of complete application at following address:
USEF Pakistan Postal Address:
United States Educational Foundation in Pakistan
P.O Box 1128, Islamabad 44000
In case of submission of online application form, submission of hard copy is also compulsory.
Benefits for successful applicants:
Successful candidates will begin their program of study. In addition to academic work, persons selected would share information about Pakistani lifestyle and culture with U.S colleagues and community groups in the U.S.
In order to get updates of scholarship of Fulbright/USAID visit USEF Pakistan.