UNHCR-Dafi Tertiary Scholarship Program for Pakistani Students
The UNHCR-Dafi Tertiary Scholarship Program is a fully funded scholarship program that provides financial assistance to refugee students from Pakistan to pursue undergraduate or postgraduate studies at participating universities in Australia.
To be eligible for the scholarship, applicants must:
- Be a Pakistani refugee who is currently living in Pakistan.
- Be enrolled or accepted to an undergraduate or postgraduate program at a participating university in Australia.
- Have a strong academic record.
- Demonstrate financial need.
The scholarship covers the following costs:
- Tuition fees
- Living expenses
- Return airfare
- Overseas health insurance
The application process is online. Applicants must submit the following:
- A completed application form
- A personal statement
- Two letters of recommendation
- Official academic transcripts
- Proof of refugee status
The deadline to apply for the scholarship is September 8, 2023.
For more information
Please visit the UNHCR-Dafi Tertiary Scholarship Program website: https://unhcr-dafi-tertiary.scholarshipsplatform.com/
Here are some additional tips for Pakistani students who are applying for the scholarship:
- Start planning early. The application process can take some time, so it is important to start planning early.
- Make sure you meet the eligibility criteria. Carefully read the eligibility criteria and make sure you meet all of the requirements.
- Get good grades. Your academic record is one of the most important factors considered for the scholarship.
- Write a strong personal statement. Your personal statement is your chance to tell the scholarship committee why you are a good fit for the program.
- Get letters of recommendation from strong referees. Your letters of recommendation should come from people who can speak to your academic ability and character.
- Proofread carefully. Make sure to proofread your application carefully before submitting it.