36 students of the Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Women University Peshawar were awarded HEC French need Based Scholarship on Thursday. The scholarship award ceremony was arranged at the City Campus. Honourable Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Razia Sultana was the Chief Guest who distributed the Cheques among the students who were studious but needy, under the scholarship each student got Rs. 25,000 for six months, the University got an amount of Rs 7.2 million for the said project by the French Government through HEC. The Vice Chancellor stressed that such kind of scholarships would encourage students who are talented but less privileged to get Higher Education.