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Awards, Prizes & Scholarships

DEPARTMENT OF FINE ARTS

SHAKIR ALI AWARD
Shakir Ali Award for the student with an aggregate of highest marks over four years in the department of Fine Arts.

COLIN DAVID AWARD
Colin David Award for the student, who has attained highest grades in the Drawing Course, by calculating his/her grades in the subject for the 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th and 7th semester.

HAJI SHARIF PRIZE

Haji Sharif Prize for the student who excel in Miniature Painting with highest aggregate during their studies in the College.

ZAHOOR-UL-AKHLAQ AWARD

Zahoor-ul-Akhlaq award for the student, who has attained highest grades in Painting Major Course, by calculating his/her grades in the subject for the 5th, 6th and 7th semesters.

SHAHID SAJJAD AWARD

Shahid Sajjad Award for the student, who has attained highest grades in Sculpture Major Course, by calculating his/her grades in the subject for the 5th, 6th and 7th semesters.

COLIN DAVID GOLD MEDAL
Colin David Gold Medal to be awarded to the top graduating student in Painting, Department of Fine Arts.

DEPARTMENT OF DESIGN

CHUGHTAI AWARD

Chughtai Award for the student who excel in the Design Department with highest aggregate during their studies at the College

MARK RITTER SPONENBERG AWARD

Mark Ritter Sponenberg Award for NCA alumnus or faculty member for exceptional contribution to the society though his/her art work.

DEPARTMENT OF ARCHITECTURE

BHAI RAM SIGH AWARD

Bhai Ram Singh Award for the student with highest aggregate over five years in the Department of Architecture.

NAYYAR ALI DADA AWARD

Nayyar Ali Dada Award for the student of Architecture who has demonstrated excellence in Architecture Design Studio and has achieved the highest aggregate during 4 years studio assignments.

DEPARTMENT OF FILM & TV

NOOR JAHAN AWARD

Noor Jahan Award for the student obtaining the highest aggregate marks during the four year of study in the Department of Film and Television

DEPARTMENT OF MUSICOLOGY

ROSHAN ARA BAGUM AWARD

Roshan Ara Award for the student for his/her contribution in music practice

KHAWAJA KHURSHEEDANWAR AWARD

Khawaja Khursheed Anwar Award for the student with outstanding theoretical work in musicology

DEPARTMENT OF CULTURAL STUDIES

IQBAL HASSAN AWARD

Iqbal Hassan award for the studentattaining highest marks throughouthis/her four year course work.

ASMA JAHANGIR AWARD

Asama Jahangir Award for the student with the most scholarly/valuable dissertation in Bachelor of Cultural Studies in the realm of socio-political and cultural practices of contemporary Pakistan.

FOR ALL UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMMES

KIPLING AWARD

Kipling Award for the student with the highest academic record achieved with not less than 80% marks in the final aggregate.

M. AJMAL KARDAR GOLD MEDAL

Muhammad Ajmal Kardar Gold Medal for the final year student with an aggregate of highest cumulative marks amongst all departments.

SIR PERCY BROWN PRIZE

Sir Percy Brown Prize for the student with highest aggregate in Art History during the course of their studies at the College.

PRINCIPAL’S HONOUR LIST

Principal’s Honour List for the student who have stood first in the class

MASTERS IN VISUAL ART

LALA RUKH AWARD

Lala Rukh Award for the student, who has attained highest grades in Studio Courses during the two years of graduate programme in Visual Art.

MASTERS IN INTERIOR DESIGN

JAVED NAJAM AWARD

Javed Najam Award for the student of Master of Interior Design for extra ordinary creativity and originality in the thesis project.

MPHIL IN CULTURAL STUDIES

EQBAL AHMED AWARD

Eqbal Ahmed Award for the student with an outstanding dissertation (in the MPhil Programme of the Department of Cultural Studies)

FOR ALL GRADUATE PROGRAMMES

ABDUL RASHID KARDAR GOLD MEDAL

Abdul Rashid Kardar Gold Medal for highest aggregate marks achieved at the graduate level

FOR NCA ALUMNUS OR FACULTY

MARK RITTER SPONENBERG AWARD

Mark Ritter Sponenberg Award is awarded to alumnus or faculty member for exceptional contribution to the society though his/her art work

SCHOLARSHIPS & FINANCIAL AID

A limited number of scholarships from government funds and private donations are available through the College, both on need-based as well as on merit.

SCHOLARSHIP FUND

A Scholarship Fund based on private sector donations for need-cum-merit assistance is to be administered by the Heads of Departments Committee.

GOVT. MERIT AWARD

Government Merit Awards are granted in accordance with the result of the 2nd, 4th and 6th semester. The available grant is distributed among high achievers.

PROVINCIAL SCHOLARSHIP

The Government of Balochistan and Khyber Pakhtunkhawa scholarships are for the students from respective provinces areas.

GOVT. SCHOLARSHIPS

01. National Endowment Scholarship for Talented Students (NEST) is offered to a Pakistani National, enrolled in any Undergraduate Program (4 Years or 5 Years). The eligibility of a candidate is linked to neediness of the candidate as determined by the financial background of his/her family.

02. EHSAAS – Scholarship is for students enrolled in the Undergraduate Program with a declared monthly income of parents (from all sources) is equal to or less than PKR. 45,000/-.

03. Punjab Education Endowment Fund (PEEF) has declared NCA as a Center of Excellence and approved five Scholarships for Punjab domiciled most deserving enrolled students with a declared monthly income of parents is equal to or less than PKR.30,000/.

04. Frontier Education Foundation Scholarships on need cum merit bases, was awarded to 4 frontier students.

OTHER SCHOLARSHIPS

The NCA Endowment Fund Scholarships are awarded to students from all departments on need cum merit basis.

Asim Butt Scholarship is awarded to the students of Fine Arts on merit cum need basis.

Fazal Kareem Scholarship is awarded by Fazal Kareem Trust to the student who obtains highest marks in the subject of drawing in the foundation year.

Omar Aftab Memorial Trust Scholarship is awarded to students from all departments on need cum merit basis.

01. Scholarship holders must continue to have a good academic performance to retain the scholarship during their studies.

02. College scholarships are awarded on the undertaking that the holder shall attend the College as a regular student and pursue her/ his studies with diligence. If it should appear at any time that a scholarship holder fails to make satisfactory progress or has been irregular in conduct or in attendance she/ he shall forfeit the privilege of scholarship.

03. No student shall be permitted to hold two or more scholarships at the same time. A scholarship holder, however is free to compete for awards and prizes.

04. The scholarship shall lapse if it is not taken up by the last date of disbursement as may be notified by the College.

05. All scholarship applicants are required to fill up a form to establish financial need of the student.

06. Students who have secured admission on Self- support/Self finance programs are ineligible to apply for scholarship.

The NCA Endowment Fund Scholarships

Are awarded to the students from all departments on need cum merit basis.

Nayyar Ali Dada Scholarships

Are awarded to architecture students on need cum merit basis.

Omar Aftab Trust Scholarships

Are awarded to students from all departments on need cum merit basis.

Asim Butt Scholarship

Endowed in memory of Asim Butt (1978-2010), a widely appreciated painter, graffiti artist and muralist. He came to special attention in 2007 for his political graffiti across Pakistan and his contribution to public art through the murals he painted in Karachi. The scholarship is awarded to the students of fine arts department on merit cum need basis.

Zahra and Z.Z. Ahmed Foundation Scholarships

Are awarded to students from all departments on need cum merit basis.

Rehana Majid Nizami Scholarship

A need cum merit based scholarship for undergraduate fine art students funded in her memory by Majid Nizami and Rameeza Majid Nizami Trust and Nawa- e- Waqt Group.

Ch. Faqir Hussain Scholarship

Is awarded to students from all departments on need cum merit basis.

The BF Biosciences Ltd Scholarship

Is awarded to students from all departments for the duration of their degree on need-cum-merit basis.

Shezan International Scholarship

Is awarded to students from all departments on need cum merit basis.

Lux Style Awards (two Scholarships)

For meritorious students in the department of film & TV.

Scholarship holders must continue to have a good academic performance to retain the scholarship during their studies.

College scholarships are awarded by merit every year for a period of one academic session.

College scholarships are awarded by merit in accordance with the result of the first term examination in the case of first year students and on the score of annual evaluation in the case of students from other years.

College scholarships are awarded on the undertaking that the holder shall attend the College as a regular student and pursue her/his studies with industry. If it should appear at any time that a scholarship holder fails to make satisfactory progress or has been irregular in conduct or in attendance she/he shall forfeit the privilege of scholarship.

No student shall be permitted to hold two or more scholarships at the same time. A scholarship holder however is free to compete for awards and prizes.

The scholarship shall lapse if it is not taken up by the last date of disbursement as may be notified by the College.

The ‘need scholarship’ applicants are required to fill up a form to establish financial need of the student.