Karachi Board Scholarships

Karachi: The Board of Intermediate Education Karachi (BIEK) will disburse scholarships this year among the students who excelled in the Higher Secondary School Certificate examinations-2009.

BIEK Chairman Prof Anwar Ahmed Zai said on Tuesday that the students will receive Rs500 per month each for two years. He said more than Rs1.2 million would be disbursed under this head.

He stated that the scholarships were meant for top 10 students each in the pre-engineering, pre-medical, commerce regular, commerce private, humanities regular, humanities private, computer science, PTC and CT.

In addition, three top students of home economics group and three special students excelling in their disciplines would also be given the scholarship.He said that the scheme initiated by the BIEK in 2007 was funded by the board with its own resources. APP