PAF-IAST Need Based Scholarships

Need based scholarships are focused to enhance educational capabilities of the students byoff-loading their financial burden and to reach out to financially challenged / deserving students. PAF-IAST Need-based scholarships will be supported by PAF-IAST resources and external funding. Confidentiality is to be observed to preserve the esteem of the students.

Broad Parameters are

a) Coverage:
Full Scholarship (100% Tuition Fee Waiver)
Partial Scholarship (50% Tuition Fee Waiver)

b) The eligibility of candidate for need based scholarship will be evaluated by committee based on financial background of his/her family.

c) Scholarship will be awarded for complete duration of studies (4 Years) however, will be reviewed on yearly basis as under:
i.       Fresh intake: At the time of Registration.
ii.      Review Cases: 30 Days before start of Fall Semester.

d) Students of new entry securing admission will be primarily eligible for the award. However, special cases (whose financial situation changes drastically due to unforeseen circumstances i.e., unplanned retirement, deaths, lay off from job etc) from other entries may also be considered along with reviewed cases.

e) The continuation of scholarship is subject to satisfactory academic performance as under:
i.       SGPA / CGPA > 2.00/4.00
ii.      Attendance > 75%
iii.     Good conduct of student

f) Scholarship is restricted to tuition fee only.

g) The Scholarship will be applicable for on campus duration of the program in which the student is enrolled.

h) Student can get one scholarship at one time.

i) All PAF-IAST need based scholarship awardees will be eligible to avail any other scholarship, however same must be declared immediately and surrender PAF-IAST scholarship.

j) On ground check / verification will be carried out as on requirement basis for applicants.

k) False Provision of information / document will be considered as sheer violation of discipline and may results in one or all the following:

i.       Recovery of all the payments received and a penalty.
ii.      Disqualification for award of any future financial support.
iii.     Cancellation of admission.

l) Final approval will be accorded by the Rector on the recommendation of Scholarship committee.

Procedure to Apply
  1. PAF-IAST Provost Office will collect / compile all applications and forward the same to committee.
  2. Committee will evaluate application/data and conduct interviews, if deemed necessary.
  3. Recommendation of this committee will be put up to Rector for finalization.
  4. Students desirous of availing this concession/assistance/scholarship are required to apply on the prescribed form which can be obtained from the PAF-IAST website.
Current Scholarships Awarded to PAF-IAST Students purely on the basis of students need are:
Program 100%
Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Sciences 1
Bachelor of Engineering in Chemical Engineering 2
Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical Engineering 2 1
Bachelor of Science in Computer Sciences 1
Bachelor of Science in Software Engineering 1 2
Total 5 5