Dalai Lama Fellowship Program 2020

ORG-Dalai Lama Fellow 
Housed at the University of Virginia’s Contemplative Sciences Center, Dalai Lama Fellows cultivates and supports a global movement of next-generation leaders integrating contemplative work with social innovation to solve global challenges in locally adapted ways that promote human flourishing.

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.

Application are invited from young leaders from the world for our annual Dalai Lama Fellows program. Applications for the 2020 fellowship may be submitted anytime between November 4, 2019, and January 5, 2020.

1- Should be a next-generation leader who is between 20-35 years old*
2-Fluency in written and spoken English
3-Experience or interest in learning and practicing contemplative practices throughout the year.
4-Current engagement (or well-articulated plans) for a social change project in one’s local community and sustained engagement throughout the fellowship year.
5-Possess in-depth knowledge of the community and the issue that the project is seeking to address, preferably with at least one year of previous experience working with the community.
6-Commitment to participate in our online learning platform, coaching calls, etc.
7-Attendance at the Contemplative Leadership Assembly in mid-June 2020 (Dalai Lama Fellows will cover all travel, lodging, and meals for the assembly)
8-Candidates must be between 20-35 years old on Jan. 5, 2020.

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