The Ministry of Science and Technology’s autonomous Pakistan Science Foundation is accepting applications for the sixth round of the Development Project Science Talent Farming Scheme’s selection of 500 young pupils (STFS). Talented pupils who are enthusiastic about science education and who want to pursue a career in science will be chosen and trained/groomed to become great scientists in the future.

The chosen students will receive more than just the PKR 15,000/month grant from Pakistan Science Foundation. The Science Talent Farming Scheme application deadline is December 23, 2022. The brightest students who are enthusiastic about science education and who want to pursue a career in science will be chosen, trained, and nurtured to become future world-renowned scientists.

Eligibility Criteria for Pakistan Science Foundation STFS Scholarship

  • Students who have passed the 10th class examination SSC/Matric in 2022 only from pure government-sector schools are eligible to apply.
  • Students scoring a minimum of 60% overall marks and 70% marks in (4) Science subjects viz. Biology/Computer Sciences, Chemistry, Physics, and Mathematics.
  • Attested copies of the Matric/SSC Result card, B-Form, and domicile certificate of the student or fathers domicile must be attached.
  • Proof of the pure Government school must be provided.
  • Private, semi-government or any other type of school is not eligible as per PC-I of STFS.

Pakistan Science Foundation Scholarship STFS Selection Criteria:

Initial screening / shortlisting will be done on the basis of scores as per eligibility criteria.

  1. Science Aptitude Test (written test)
  2. Paper-based I.Q. Test.
  3.  Interview/presentation on innovative ideas.
  4. Seats will be allocated as per the federal government quota system.
  5. 30 seats are reserved for toppers of the BISEs exams, for which nominations will be called separately from their relevant boards.

Pakistan Science Foundation Scholarship Salient Facilities

  • Monthly Scholarship @Rs. 15,000 per month for two years of F.Sc.
  •  Study visits to Science and Technology organizations, universities, and labs.
  • Undertaking research projects during F.Sc under the mentorship of selected University Professors.

How to apply for Science Foundation Scholarship STFS

those student who are eligible can apply online on

Deadline is 23 December 2022