More applications are being verified under Overseas Scholarship Scheme. 40 more applications have been submitted in the first phase which were rejected due to lack of required documents. Candidates again submitted the applications with required documents.
After verifying the applications a meeting was conducted under the chairmanship of Secretary Minority Welfare Syed Omer Jaleel. Director Minority Welfare Jalaluddin Akber and other officials attended the meeting. Applications received later were verified in the meeting and several applications were selected for scholarship.
210 candidates were selected in the first phase while the last date to submit applications for the 2nd phase is December 29. Candidates who got admission in foreign universities after May 19, 2015 are eligible.