Applications are now open for the fully funded Dalai Lama Fellowship Program 2020 at the University of Virginia. Dalai Lama Fellows offers emerging leaders a rigorous, interdisciplinary program on ways to be a different kind of leader, a leader that connects and cares for self, extends genuine compassion to others, and works for our common humanity.
Moreover, fellows learn practices for increasing self-awareness, self-care, and resilience, for connecting with others and working across differences, and in building solutions for generations to come. Similarly, over the course of a year, with the support of mentors and coaches, each Fellow implements an original Field Project addressing a global challenge. Upon graduation, Fellows join a LifeLong Community, where they connect with and support each other while continuing to advance their leadership journeys.
In order to fulfill the minimum requirements, a candidate must demonstrate the following through the application:
All the applicants apply online through the official website by filling an online application form. Further, The application for Dalai Lama Fellows consists of six major parts:
Applicant Background and Overview
One Letter of Recommendation