About Ehsaas/Ahsas Program
Ehsaas Program, most people also called it as Ahsas or Ehsas is a program by Pakistan Government that released through Prime Minister’s Policy Statement. The aims of this Prime Minister Ehsaas Program are to lower inequality, invest in people as well as boost lagging districts. This program has four aspects: addressing elite capture and making the government system work to create equality, safety nets for disadvantaged segments of the population, jobs and livelihoods as well as human capital development. Learn more about Ehsaas Program.
Ehsaas Program Scholarship
The last aspect “human capital development” include giving undergraduate scholarships for Pakistan students who come from low-income families. The Ehsaas Program Scholarship is a grand design to expand education access to higher education level as the government hopes to make sure that there are no students are underpriviliged in getting education because financial problems.
A source said that there are 50,000 scholarships every year and 200,000 in four years that cover tuition fee as well as stipend.
Approximately 50% of scholarships will be targeted for women or female students, students with special treatments, students come from low-income families as well as students who come from far and disadvantages areas.
How to Apply
If you are looking for Ehsaas Program online registration form, may you wouldn’t meet the link. But this is the easy way to apply online!
- Send your ID card number to 8171 without a dash. The government will try to confirm your claim;
- Send poor people CNIC number to 8171.
For more complete steps, you can download Ehsaas Program user manual here
If you need an assistance, you can contact your Village Council Secretary or Office of the Tehsil (AC Office) or simply access this page: http://pass.gov.pk/Detail845ae76f-4161-4d46-8452-ab8805d1f953
The last date to apply is December 10, 2019. The date has been extended.
15 June 2020: Announcement of scholarships for academic year 2020-21