Shahbaz Sharif, Chief Minister of Punjab, has announced “Chief Minister Talent Scholarship Program” in which talented and meritorious students from public sector universities will be sent abroad for higher education.
This program will ensure the meritorious students of Punjab to get higher education from top universities of the world on the expense of Punjab Government.
This decision was taken yesterday in which steps towards eradication of child labour from brick kilns, approval of 300 scholarships for Chinese language learning program was also accorded.
A committee has also been formed to formulate the method of offer of scholarships and the disciplines in which these scholarships will be given. The committee shall be formulating the same and submit its recommendations to CM Punjab in next meeting.