Dalai Lama Trust Scholarship Award


From: http://www.dalailamatrust.org/scholarship
The Dalai Lama Trust in New York is pleased to announce its second round of graduate
scholarship grants for the academic year 2012-2013. Ten exceptional candidates of the
Tibetan descent will be selected to receive scholarship awards of up to US$10,000.00.

Past awardees of the program are required to reapply this year.

The purpose of the scholarship program is to further the human capital development of
the Tibetan people by supporting the pursuit of excellence among Tibetan students in the
graduate field of their choice.

In order to apply, applicants must be enrolled full time in or already accepted to a graduate degree,
Post Graduate and Phd. program in a university in Europe, Australia and North America
and must demonstrate proof of Tibetan Heritage.

The complete application form along with all supporting documents must be reached
by mail or emailed (in PDF) on or before May 31, 2012 to the Dalai Lama Trust.
Receipt of application will be acknowledged by email.

Selected applicants will be contacted for a phone interview. Awards will be announced
by July 05, 2012

For further information, please contact scholarship@dalailamatrust.org

Download:  1)  click here to view Application Form 2012-13 

Download:  2)  Click here to view Application Guidelines 

Selection Committee Members:

Mr.Tsering D. Gonkatsang, University of Oxford
Dr. Tashi Rabgey, The Elliott School of International Affairs of  George Washington University
Dr. Tsering Shakya, Canadian Research Chair in Religion & Contemporary Society in Asia,
Institute of Asian Research, University of British Colombia
Ms. Lhadon Tethong, Director, Tibet Action Institute

Click here to view 2011-2012 scholarship receipients