The AJK government has recently announced the availability of state talent scholarships for students who are currently enrolled in any government or private educational institution in AJK and have taken the annual exams in 2022. These scholarships will be awarded solely based on merit.
Students studying in government, semi-government, or private institutions at any level, ranging from primary to Ph.D., are eligible to apply for the AJK State Talent Scholarship. The application deadline for this scholarship is March 20, 2023.
AJK STATE TALENT SCHOLARSHIP 2023
|Offered by||State Talent AJK|
|Education level||All Levels|
- The AJK State Talent Scholarship is available to students who have taken the 2022 exams, with varying percentage requirements for different levels of education:
- Primary, Middle, or Elementary: 90% marks
- Matric Board Exams: 85% marks
- Inter Board Exams: 80% marks
- BA/BSc, MA/MSc, MS or Ph.D.: 70% marks
- It is important to note that students must maintain a minimum of 60% marks in their exams to continue receiving the scholarship. Additionally, degrees or certificates will be confiscated if the applicant provides misleading or false information.
- Only regular candidates are eligible to apply, while government employees and those enrolled in a weekend class program, distance learning, or private candidates are not eligible. Students must submit their result cards with the attested application form.
- Students enrolled in professional courses must provide the results of their two latest semesters in 2021 by April 30, 2023.
Steps for applying:
- To apply for the AJK State Talent Scholarship, interested candidates can download the application form from the national bank website at www.nb.gok.pk. The application fee is PKR 100/-, which should be deposited to account number 0109000232321573 at United Bank, Chhattar, 2 Mile Branch, Muzaffarabad. Applicants must attach the receipt of the deposited amount to the application form.
- Completed application forms must be attested and submitted through the head of the educational institute, accompanied by a cover letter from the head of the institute. Additionally, applicants must attach attested copies of their Certificate of Citizenship of the state Class-I, passport size picture, result card, and CNIC or B-form with the application form.
- The deadline for submitting the application form by post is March 20, 2023. Completed applications, along with a recommendation from the head of the institute, should be sent to the Secretariat Higher Education, Block-10, Secretariat Complex, Chhattar 2 Mile, Muzaffarabad before the deadline. Applications received after the deadline will not be considered.