Calling students in Chandigarh tomorrow for Naropa Fellowship programme for Indian Graduates

April 30, 2018 03:17 PM

Punjab News Express
CHANDIGARH: Aspiring graduates in Chandigarh now have a chance to apply for a prestigious Fellowship program in Ladakh. Over 40 full scholarships are up for grabs.

The Naropa Fellowship is a one-year, fully residential, post-graduate, academic programme focused on creating and nurturing agents of change who will work towards building a sustainable socio-economic environment in Ladakh and the greater Himalayas. It seeks to foster entrepreneurship, retain local talent while preserving the cultural heritage of the region. The fellowship is designed to address the rising challenges of unemployment, lack of training and professional skills, and gradual cultural erosion in Ladakhi and the Himalayan societies. The Naropa Fellowship is inspired by His Holiness the Gyalwang Drukpa and co-founded by His Eminence Drukpa Thuksey Rinpoche, Spiritual Regent to His Holiness the Gyalwang Drukpa and Dr. Pramath Raj Sinha, the founding dean of the Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad, and the co-founder of Ashoka University, Sonipat. The Naropa campus is located at Hemis, a beautiful village in Leh.

Students have a chance to meet and interact with the leadership team of Naropa Fellowship on 1st May,2018 at Bal Bhavan Auditorium, Sec 23-B, Chandigarh from 2.00 pm to 4.00 pm. So go over and learn more about your chances to apply for this prestigious Fellowship.

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