Hanns Seidel Scholarship For Afghan Refugees in Pakistan

Hanns Seidel Scholarship For Afghan Refugees in Pakistan. HSF’s lead extends Hanns Seidel Scholarship Program (HSSP): Back for Afghan Outcasts in Pakistan points to fortifying the territorial solidness in Pakistan-Afghanistan through broad instruction: by giving long-term bolster to youthful, skilled understudies from Afghanistan who are enlisted as outcasts in Pakistan and enlisted at Pakistani colleges. Through HSSP, these Afghan understudies will be empowered to fund their college considers, get extra preparation in important disciplines parallel to their ponders, count imperative proficient involvement as on-the-job training, and apply their recently procured information territorially.

Scholarship details:

  • Deadline: 18 September 2022
  • Number of scholarships: 30 number
  • Host country: Pakistan.
  • assist by: Hanns Seidel Fundation.
  • Nationality: Afghan.
  • Program Degree: Undergraduate and Master’s degrees.
  • Type of scholarship: fully funded.

Scholarship benefits:

  • Scholarship grant of currently 30,000.00 PKR monthly per student
  • One laptop per scholarship recipient for academic purposes (must be returned to HSF before the end of the funding period)
  • Numerous HSSP training, events, and activities as conceptual support
  • On-the-job training to prepare Afghan refugee students for future professions in their home country
  • All-year-long applications are possible – no deadline!
  • All these benefits usually until the completion of the currently pursued degree program

Who can apply?

  • Valid POR cardholders who are from Afghanistan
  • Living in Pakistan 
  • Selected in an academic full-time degree (undergraduate or graduate) program At any HEC-recognized university in Pakistan.
  • Applicants who are already receiving any HEC or other full scholarship (such as DAFI) are not eligible to also receive the HSSP scholarship at the same time.
  • Female and transgender Afghan refugee students are emphatically empowered to apply.

Who are we looking for?

HSF Pakistan is seeking enrolled Afghan refugee students in Pakistan with:

  • High academic achievements
  • Social engagement such as contributions to the refugee community in Pakistan
  • Social multiplier roles: promoting dialogue through interaction in networks
  • Willingness to engage in democratic, academic, and professional training activities organized by HSF Pakistan, National Dialogue Forum, and their partners
  • Interest to prepare and attend relevant national and international events on regional stability

Required Documents:

  1. The completed and signed application form (see below)
  2. A cover letter (two pages maximum) describing the reasons why you would be a worthy recipient of HSSP; make sure to include your academic achievements, social involvement, contribution to the community, most important accomplishments, and future goals
  3. A short CV with relevant information (one-page maximum)
  4. A brief letter of support from an academic advisor (two pages maximum)
  5. One picture of yourself
  6. A scan of your PoR card along with original Proof of Verification from NADRA
  7. A scan of your matriculation and intermediate certificates (equivalence certificate for students who have studied at Afghan schools)
  8. Proof of enrollment in any HEC-recognized university of Pakistan (a bonafide letter mentioning the duration of the degree program)
  9. Transcripts of previous semesters

How to apply?

E-mail the following documents as one single pdf file and in the correct order (1-9) to HSSP(at)hss.de:

Application form:

Please download the application form from Here.

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