Diya Pakistan Foundation Scholarships for Pakistani Students, 2018

The Diya Pakistan Foundation of Pakistan is providing the scholarships for the residential of Pakistan. These scholarships are for the aspirants who are registered in various universities of government sector and chasing their undergraduate and Masters degree

Diya Pakistan Foundation scholarship is for talented, most deserving, financially distressed students across Pakistan, with a mission to enable them to pursue their academic objectives and hence defeat poverty.

Who are DiYA Foundation

DiYA Foundation (Df) is a social organization striving for a just and civil society was established to enhance livelihood and well being of the deprived and underprivileged class particularly who lacks access to Resources, Services, Information and Market. It is a not for profit organization committed to the integral and holistic development in the underserved areas reaching out at the bottom and to the downtrodden.

Its mission is to be a change agent especially for the underprivileged and deprived class/society of the rural and semi-urban areas building self reliant and self sustaining community, empowering them for total growth towards a civil society, through Integrated development in the under served regions through peoples participation, building capacities and skills for optimal use of abundant resources.

About Diya Pakistan

Diya Pakistan is a professionally managed charitable organization which is committed to eradicating poverty by promoting literacy. Diya has reached out to talented, financially distressed students with more than 280,000 merit scholarships value in excess of Rs 570 million (US$ 5.7 million), enabling them to continue their education. Its impact is notable owing to fact that large portion of the Pakistani population does not have access to proper education

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What Do I need to know about Diya Pakistan Foundation Scholarships

Along with government financial aid and scholarships schemes in Pakistan, many private and NGO based scholarships, financial aids and grants are also available for talented and needy students. Among a lot of such kind of private organisations, one popular name is of the Diya that has a history of two decades in providing scholarships for talented and needy students in Pakistan.

In Dya Pakistan, Priority are given to students belonging to violence affected areas and victims of flood and earthquake disasters and has an arm which contains a unique program which incentivizes high performing students by offering continuous scholarships throughout their academic career. The program was initiated in 2010 and awards exceptional students who maintain strong academic performance.

One important factor that makes Diya the best Scholarship Network in Pakistan is that it gives scholarships to students on continuous basis subject to a performance condition. A student registered first-time need to register again for Diya Scholarships.

Level/Field of study:

The Diya Pakistan scholarships are available for pursuing the Bachelors and postgraduate programme in any field of study.

Host Nationality:The scholarship is hosted by the government of Pakistan.

Eligible Nationality:Scholarship is open to indigenous financially distressed students from Pakistan

Scholarship Benefits:The receivers of this scholarship will be paid a pay in order to meet up the main expenses.The amount of this income will range from 6000 to 17000 per year the category in which candidate falls as per his or her results and grades as well.

  • Normal scholarship amount starts from Rs. 6,600 to Rs. 17,000 approx. per year.
  • Special scholarship amount starts from Rs. 30,000 to Rs. 60,000 per year, which will be given in extraordinary deserving cases on special criteria selection.

Scholarship Number:

The number of offers was not specified.


In order to be deliberated as eligible for this scholarship, the candidates should possess following eligibility criteria.

  • The candidate should be from Pakistan along with a valid passport.
  • The candidate must have an exceptional academic record
  • The candidate should be registered in any of the affiliated university of government sector either in graduation of Masters.
  • Have a calculated marks in (Matric, Inter, Graduation, Semesters) and course type and some other parameters.

Application Procedure:

All the aspirants submit Application Form and send the scanned documents from Original Documents (in JPG Format) through the email address:

The candidate must mention Case No (which the candidate will see after Form submission) and NIC No. in email so that we can combine in our computerized system.

For Graduation, Master and M.Phil Level Students:

Apply online at Diya Scholarship Online Apply Portal

For Matric and Intermediate Students:

Matric and Intermediate students need to apply through their schools/colleges.

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After submission of application, Diya will provide the Case Number. Candidates need to email scanned documents as a reference against the provided Case Number.

List of scanned documents required from New Applicants (First time applying):

Please explain if any of document mentioned below, you can’t provide.

Head of Institute Attestation Form (HOI) (Click here to download)
Father CNIC
Mother CNIC
Guardian’s CNIC (if other than applicant’s parents)
Matric Certificate
Family Registration Certificate form NADRA
Intermediate Certificate
Bachelor’s Degree (If Applicant is in Master Level Program)
Hifz Certificate (if you are Hafiz Al-Quran, 5% marks will be given additional)
Disability Certificate (If exists)
All University Semester / Yearly results certificates where result is declared.
Fee Receipts or Bank Challan for current year.
Salary Slip (If guardian is employed)
Pension document , showing name page and pension amount page. (If guardian is pensioner)
Enrollment Certificate of all brothers and sisters who are studying. (Only for those whose father/guardian is non-salaried person) (Click here to download)
Electricity Bill
College Card if available.

If you studied in Private College at Intermediate Level then provide Fee receipt or Payment Certificate from College about your dues.

Important Instructions:

Make a scan of all original documents in colour format, attach it with email and send us.

You can begin the application and get more details by clicking the Scholarship Link

Application Deadline:

Currently, this scholarship is unavailable but we shall keep you posted on the new date

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