Message From Project Director

The project Student Talent Farming Scheme (STFS) has been conceived by the Pakistan Science Foundation (PSF) under the umbrella of the Government of Pakistan’s Pakistan Vision 2025 program. I strongly believe that if brought to fruition, our students’ potential can help us realise the goals set within Pakistan Vision 2025.

Primarily STFS was put in place to help Pakistan achieve a knowledge based economy by building the scientific ability and capacity of students with an already strong aptitude for science and technology. The program endeavors to nurture deserving and talented students via educational interventions that will take place alongside their formal education. I am personally committed to ensuring that the younger generation, more than 63% of Pakistan’s population, is inclined toward and engaged with science and technology learning through sustainable and high quality programs.

Annually, 300 students from all over Pakistan who have passed their matriculation from Government schools will be selected via a third-party evaluation process and groomed to engage and excel in various scientific disciplines. In parallel with a number of science related activities, we are so excited to be able to provide these deserving students with PKR 10,000 per month along with laptops and free internet connections.

Additionally, a state of the art National Science School equipped with world-class scientific facilities will be established in Pakistan. This school will be able to accommodate 1,500 students. We hope to inaugurate the facilities with an intake of 300 students f ...[read]

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Rana Tanveer Hussain

Federal Minister for Science and Technology/Chairman STFS Steering Committee

Science Talent Farming Scheme (STFS) is an endeavor to sow a crop of young students having aptitude ...[read]


Ahsan Iqbal

Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Reform/Member STFS Steering Committee

The slogan of “Knowledge Based Economy” has become so popular during last few decades that all walks ...[read]


Engr. Muhammad Baligh Ur Rehman

Minister of State for Ministry of Federal Education and Professional Training/Member STFS Steering Committee

Education is the basic right of every child and a very important aspect for progress of any nation. ...[read]


Yasmin Masood

Federal Secretary for Ministry for Science and Technology/Member STFS Steering Committee

Science Talent Farming Scheme (STFS) is a fully Government funded project meant to achieve knowledge ...[read]


Dr. Ghazala Roohi

Project Director, STFS

The project Student Talent Farming Scheme (STFS) has been conceived by the Pakistan Science Foundati ...[read]