HEC Starts ELTR Sponsored Indigenous Scholarships

Introduction & Detail:

Islamabad, Higher Education Commission (HEC) has announced ELTR Sponsored Indigenous Scholarships 2013-14. Last date for submission of application form and fee is March 15, 2013 at 03:00 PM.

The Indigenous Scholarships are available under English Language Teaching Reforms (ELTR) Phase-ll for in-service English teachers of public sector colleges and universities of the country in these programs:

M. Phil /MS in Applied Linguistics and related disciplines (Up to 02 year), Masters in Applied Linguistics, TEFL, TESL, ELT (Up to 02 year), PGD, ADP in TEFL, TESL, ELT (Up to 01 year)

Applicants are Eligible who are Pakistani / AJK nationals, Fulltime/ permanent English faculty (Lecturer & above) of public sector colleges and universities. Teaching English at the graduate and postgraduate level.

Teachers with maximum 50 years of age, with minimum 16 years of education and with at least one year experience of teaching English as a subject, are eligible for the Scholarships. Fresh / already enrolled candidates fulfilling the criteria and studying in the specified programs may also apply for the fellowships. They will get funding for the remaining period of their study.

The candidate can get admission in any HEC recognized public or private sector universities offering the specified programs.

Candidates have to send application form along with required documents (Academic, Agreement, NOC) and admission letter (in case of already enrolled) to ELTR Phase-ll, HEC.

All correspondence will be done through e-mail. Mention a valid e-mail ID. The details of application procedure and terms & conditions are available on HEC website.

The amount would be submitted in Original online Bank deposit slip of Rs. 400/- (non-refundable) in favor of the Director General Finance, Higher Education Commission, on Account No 17427900133401, Habib Bank Ltd, Shalimar Recording Company Branch, H-9, Islamabad as processing fee.

HEC reserves the right to accept or reject any application without giving any reason.

The Scholarship covers only full tuition fee up-to Rs. 100,000/- and a stipend of Rs. 2000/- per month as per Semester Schedule.

Last date for submission of applications and fee is March 15, 2013 at 03:00 PM.

The filled application forms must reach via courier/ registered mail to: Syed Musa Hassan Project Manager, ELTR Phase-ll, Learning Innovation Division, C &T Building, H-8 Higher Education Commission, Islamabad Ph: 051-90400811-90400823