PEEF Scholarship Update

The PEEF as on 31st July 2020, the PEEF has awarded 383,857 scholarships to needy and talented students worth Rs. 22.051 Billion. With the inclusion of current year's scholarships (2020-21), the total number of scholarships awarded will be raised to more than 392,000.
Annual overview of the number of the scholarships and the amount disbursed is given below:

Year Annual Target/Allocation Scholarships Awarded Percentage of Target
Achieved/Scholarship Awarded
Active Scholarships Total Disbursement
(in Millions)
2008-2009 5,000 5,326 107% - 22
2009-2010 5,000 5,484 110% - 250
2010-2011 5,860 6,982 119% - 362
2011-2012 12,500 13,345 107% - 707
2012-2013 9,952 9,952 100% - 750
2013-2014 (PEEF) 9,437 10,529 116% - 962
2013-2014 (DFID) 7,750 9,069 -
2014-2015 (PEEF) 10,227 11,070 105% 4 1,082
2014-2015 (DFID) 8,500 8,594 6
2015-2016 (PEEF) 62,070 66,074 106% 723 2,149
2015-2016 (DFID) 8,650 8,545 37
2016-2017 (PEEF) 69,000 73,849 106% 2,692 4,205
2016-2017 (DFID) 7,250 7,186 35
2016-2017 CMMS (Master Level & Ph.D) 1,030 968 29
2017-2018 (PEEF) 100,000 102,791 103% 14,843 5,114
2017-2018(DFID) 500 523 -
2017-2018 CMMS (Master Level & Ph.D) 1,030 1,038 48
2018-2019 (PEEF) 8,500 8,500 117% 959 4,171
2018-2019(DFID) 25,000 25,000 6
2018-2019 CMMS (Ph.D) 30 28 28
2019-2020 (PEEF)
In Process *
9,000 9,000 100% 9,000 2,277
2019-2020(DFID)
In Process *
3,000 - -
2019-2020 CMMS (Ph.D)
In Process *
5 4 4
Total 369,291 383,857 106% 28,414 22,051