Sangha offers a limited number of scholarships to retreats for those
who need financial assistance. Scholarships are awarded based on
a number of criteria, including availability of scholarship funds,
applicant's financial need, and prior scholarships awarded to the
applicant. We cannot guarantee a scholarship award to any individual.
Frequently Asked Questions
Applying for Scholarship
If you choose to apply for a retreat scholarship, do not preregister for the retreat.
In order to apply for a scholarship, you must download a current
Retreat Scholarship Application form and send it in by the retreat
scholarship application deadline. PLEASE NOTE: If the scholarship application is not viewable on your screen when the link is clicked, please download Adobe Acrobat Reader. Some Windows users may need to right-click on the link
and save the file to their desktop.
- Download the 2016 Retreat
Scholarship Application PDF.
- Email in your completed application by the postmark deadline:
OCTOBER 31, 2015.
Scholarship notifications will be mailed within 1-2 weeks after
the deadline. If you have missed the scholarship application deadline,
please wait and apply for a scholarship for the next cycle of retreats in 2017.
Retreat Scholarship Frequently Asked Questions
1. When will I find out if I received a retreat scholarship?
You will receive an email with our decision approximately 1-2 weeks after
the application deadline.
2. Can I still apply for a retreat scholarship if I have
missed the deadline?
No. If you have missed the application deadline, please wait and
apply for the next retreat cycle.
3. Am I guaranteed a retreat scholarship?
No. A scholarship committee reviews the applications and makes decisions
based on the applications and funds available.
4. If I do not get a scholarship, can I still be on the
You can still be on the waiting list if you think you will be
able to pay for the full cost of a retreat. Keep in Smind that
housing at the retreat site is subject to availability; your first
choice may not be available. To put your name on the waiting list after the registration deadline,
go to the retreat schedule
and click on the retreat you're interested in.