Habib University Foundation is a non-profit education organization which collects scholarship funds, educational endowments and donations for Habib University.
Inspired from American community-owned universities like Harvard and Stanford, Habib University is the first non-profit liberal arts institution in Pakistan supported by its donors. With 85% of its student body on scholarship or financial aid, Habib University is one of the most generous higher education institutions in the world.
This dream of providing accessible world-class higher education has been made a reality through the support of our donors (Mohsineen) who provide grants for university students and donate for scholarships. The Habib University Foundation supports Habib University’s mission and is a Section 501 (c) (3) tax-exempted public charity that offers higher education funding to underprivileged students.
The Habib University Foundation supports higher education in Pakistan by providing quality education access to underserved students and advocating for a change in the philanthropic culture of Pakistan.
We aim to empower Pakistani youth by offering accessible, high-quality liberal arts education, nurturing leaders and fostering global impact among the younger generation.
US-based donors who donate grants for university and provide financial support for students in Pakistan through HUFUS are eligible to receive an income tax deduction for charitable contributions to the extent permitted by law. In compliance with Internal Revenue Service regulations, the Board of Directors of HUFUS maintains control and discretion over gift allocations to Habib University.
of the student body is on financial aid/scholarship
Million disbursed in scholarship/Financial aid since 2014
Million disbursed as zakat since inception
Habib University is committed to providing a world-class education to students who would otherwise not have access to it. If you're based in the USA and would like to support the university's mission, there are various ways to do so.
Pakistan has one of the lowest university attendance rates in the world due to low opportunities and high costs of attending universities. Your education funds for university students will not only help transform one student's life but also change the future of a family and community while also making a long-lasting impact on Pakistan’s human resource potential.
Yes, donations can help fund scholarships for students. Habib University scholarships are often funded through donations from individuals, organizations, and institutions. There are various types of scholarships, including need-based scholarships, merit-based scholarships, and scholarships for specific fields of study.