State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) offers financial assistance by way of Merit Scholarship to the talented and meritorious children of its serving/retired/deceased employees (up to OG-2 level) who are pursuing their studies at Intermediate, Graduate and Postgraduate levels.
Salient Features of Merit Scholarship Scheme 2011-2012
1. Eligible Employees:
The children of employees (serving / retired / deceased) up to OG-2 level only are eligible for the above scholarship.
2. Courses of Studies and Prescribed Subject:
(Admission taken during the academic year 2011-12):
a) Intermediate Course
Intermediate in Science, Economics and Commerce, Diploma of Associate Engineering (DAE) course from any Polytechnic Institute, Computer Science, Information Technology from a reputed and recognized institution.
b) Graduation Course
Graduation course in Science, Commerce, Business, Economics, Technical Education, Public Administration, Information Technology, Medicine and Engineering from a reputed and recognized institution.
c) Post Graduation Course
Post Graduation Course in Science, Commerce, Business, Economics, Technical Education, Public Administration, Information Technology, Medicine and Engineering from a reputed and recognized institution.
3. Prescribed Institutions:
Scholarships for Graduation / Post Graduation courses will be awarded only to the students who take admission either in a public sector educational institution or in any private sector educational institution classified in category “W” or “X” by the Higher Education Commission, Government of Pakistan from time to time.
Interested employees of SBP up to OG-2 Cadre or their spouse (in case of deceased employee) whose children meet the above mentioned eligible criteria of the scholarship may apply to the Director, Human Resources Department, State Bank of Pakistan, I.I. Chundrigar Road, Karachi-74000, latest by February 21, 2012.
Forms Download here: www.sbp.org.pk