SZABIST provides a wide range of financial assistance to meritorious and needy students. The Scholarships available at SZABIST are financed through SZABIST''s own resources, as well as, those funded by donor agencies. For instance;
- SZABIST Need-Based
- SZABIST Merit-Based
- Sindh Endowment Fund
- Balochistan Endowment Fund
- PAK-USAID Need and Merit-Based Scholarships Program
- National Information and Communication Technology
- Ihsan Trust Qarz-e-Hasna Facility
- Various Community / Sponsored Scholarships
- TravelBird Scholarship Program
All scholarships cover full or partial tuition fee, however, in some cases scholarships also cover books, boarding, transportation, monthly stipend and admission fee.
A fair and transparent process is adopted to select the students for these scholarships. The process entails short listing of candidates on the basis of objective criteria, followed by a panel interview to assess the candidates' financial eligibility. In case of scholarships funded by external donor agencies, the selection process also includes physical verification of student's information prior to award of the scholarship.
Last year, Rs. 76 million of financial assistance was provided, benefitting 88 percent of the students.
Students are eligible to apply for financial assistance after admission.