Pakistani Students have a great chance to avail the Fully Funded scholarship this year. Because The Fulbright Masters and PhD Program funds graduate study in the United States for a Master’s or Ph.D. degree. If you are interested to get the scholarship then you must be fulfilling the eligibility criteria, then you must apply for Fulbright US scholarship 2020 because its last date of application form submission is May 15 2019. So you must apply before the last date because after the deadline application form will not be entertained. The United States Educational Foundation in Pakistan (USEFP) was established in 1950 by the governments of Pakistan and the United States. Fulbright US scholarship 2020 Funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), these grants cover tuition, required textbooks, airfare, a living stipend, and health insurance. USEFP also assists with the visa process.
Required Qualification :-
Here is the Qualification Criteria that is required for the Fulbright US scholarship 2020;
For the Masters degree program, eligible candidates will have either a four-year Bachelor’s degree or a Bachelor’s and Master’s combination totaling 16 years of formal education from an accredited university. Recent graduates are strongly encouraged to apply, except for MBA applicants, who require 3 years of work experience.
For the PhD degree program, eligible applicants will have a Master’s, M.Phil or comparable degree (a minimum of 18 years of formal education) from an accredited university. It is highly desirable that candidates have work experience in teaching, research, or the public sector in Pakistan.
Fulbright Scholarships 2020 Application Forms Download Online Deadline Form Submission
For both the Masters and PhD programs, all academic disciplines are eligible, except clinical medicine. The Graduate Record Examination (GRE) is required for all applicants. Under the new scoring system, minimum scores of 138 in the verbal and 136 in the quantitative sections are required. Applicants must also possess a high level of fluency in spoken and written English. Short-listed applicants will be required to bring proof of TOEFL registration with them to the interview.
Pakistani citizens, qualified and working in Pakistan, with strong academic histories in all disciplines except clinical medicine are welcome to apply.
In addition to academic work, persons selected for Fulbright programs are expected to share information about Pakistani life and culture with their U.S. colleagues and with community groups in the U.S. On returning to Pakistan, Fulbright grantees are expected to share their U.S. experiences with colleagues and community groups in Pakistan.
Successful candidates should be poised to assume leadership positions in their fields and must be committed to returning and serving Pakistan.
What is included in a Fulbright award ?
The grant funds tuition, textbooks, airfare, a living stipend, health insurance, visa fees, a computer and settling-in allowance. Fulbright awards enable grantees to live at the same standard as most American graduate students.
How many scholarships will be awarded ?
In 2020, USEFP hopes to award about 130 Fulbright scholarships.
Other than study toward a degree, what is expected from successful applicants ?
How to apply
A complete application package includes:
- An application form
- Three reference letters
- Your GRE score report and Scanned transcripts, including an explanation of the grading scale of the university issuing the degree should be uploaded.
- Please note that HEC-attested documents are preferable with the application but degree and transcripts attested by the issuing authority will be acceptable at the time of application.
What is the deadline to apply ?
Application form submission last Date is : May 15 2019