Primary and Secondary Health Care Department, Government of Punjab has announced M.Phil and Ph.D. Benefits through non-communicable disease prevention and control program. Non-communicable diseases have become a major threat globally.
It is important that policies related to the prevention and control of NCDs are based on solid scientific evidence to ensure their effectiveness, which requires evidence-based research. There is great potential for researchers to make significant contributions to the field.
Candidates currently pursuing M.Phil and Ph.D. Anyone within Punjab can apply for Medical Discipline programs and M.Phil and Ph.D in Punjab domicile in any of the Higher Education Commission (HEC) approved universities and degree institutes. Benefits
Punjab Government Medical Scholarship Covers
M .Phil. Scholarships…………… Rs.60,000
Ph .D. Scholarships…………… Rs. 100,000
The eligible candidates will submit their research proposal related to the Prevention of Non-Communicable Diseases (Diabetes, Cardio Vascular Diseases (CVDs), Chronic Respiratory Diseases (CRDs), Cancers (Oral, Breast, Cervical))
Secondary and Primary Health Care MPhil and Ph.D. Scholarships Eligibility Criteria
Detailed criteria and TORs of scholarships can be downloaded from the Primary Secondary Healthcare website http://pshealth.hisdu.com/Home/Download as well as from NCDs Program’s website https://ncd.punjab.gov.pk/downloads or can be obtained from the below-mentioned address.
How to Apply for MPhil and Ph.D. Medical Scholarships
The applicants must submit
Application (on prescribed format available online)
Agreement In-Principle (on university letterhead, signed & stamped from the research supervisor /Head of Department) at their respective university available online
Cover Letter (up to 500-words) highlighting the importance of their research
Approved Research Proposal with relevant work plan, specified objectives, and methodology
All supporting documents
Complete applications must be received at NCDs Program Office, 1st Floor, Directorate General Health Services, 24-Cooper Road Lahore.
The last date for submission of the application is February 28, 2022 before 5.00 pm. For any query, call or email the prescribed contact below.
The decision regarding the scholarship grant will be announced after scrutiny and approval by the inquiry committee.