Sikyong Professional Scholarship Program – 2019

The Department of Education, CTA is pleased to announce Sikyong Professional Scholarship Program (SPSP) in partnership with the Tibet Fund, New York. This scholarship will be provided to 4 high achieving Tibetan students from India, Nepal and Bhutan to pursue Master’s program in Medicine, Law and Business studies at the most selective Colleges or Universities in India. The scholarship will be provided by the Tibet Fund, New York, through the Department of Education, CTA. Eligible candidates must apply online using the link below latest by August 31, 2019, by 5:00 pm:

https://forms.gle/EhohFSXcrJ5CvNNbA

P.G. Courses:

MD (Doctor of Medicine), MDS (Master of Dental Surgery), LLM (Master of Law) and MBA (Master of Business Administration)

Scholarship Amount:

  1. a) Tuition fees: Tuition fees will be reimbursed as per bill with a maximum ceiling of Rs.2 Lakh. Any amount expended by the applicant against capitation fee/donation will not be reimbursed.
  2. b) Maintenance fees: Annual fixed maintenance allowance of Rs.50,000 will be provided

Eligibility criteria and required documents:

  1. Applicant must be a Tibetan refugee student who has a Green Book (GB) and a valid Registration Certificate (RC). Applicant and his/her parents’ Green Book contribution must be paid till 2018. Information about RC and GB must be mentioned in “Form-A” and attested by the concerned Tibetan Settlement Officer. (Upload Form-A) 2. Applicant must have scored at least 60% in Bachelor’s degree. Priority shall be given to fresh

graduates. (Upload Bachelor’s Mark Sheets) 3. Applicant must have taken admission in any of the top Colleges/Universities mentioned in the list attached. Those who have received admission in top Colleges/Universities which are not in the attached list may write to [email protected] with detail information of the College/University. (Upload Admission Confirmation Letter) 4. Curriculum Vitae (CV) no longer than 2 pages in length. 5. Two Reference Letters from College Lecturers (as per format attached).

For any queries, contact:

Sonam Sangmo: [email protected]

Lobsang Dhargay: [email protected]

Posted by:

Department of Education,

CTA Gangchen Kyishong,

Dharamsala – 176215 District Kangra,

Himachal Pradesh, India

Phone: +91.01892.226695, 222572, 222721

Website: www.sherig.org, www.lamton.org

Annexure I

List of Top Professional Colleges/Universities

  1. Medicine
  2. All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Delhi 2. Christian Medical College (CMC), Vellore 3. Armed Forces Medical College (AFMC), Pune 4. JIPMER College, Puducherry 5. Maulana Azad Medical College (MAMC), Delhi 6. Lady Hardinge Medical College (LHMC), Delhi 7. Madras Medical College, Chennai 8. Grant Medical College, Mumbai 9. Kasturba Medical College (KMC), Manipal 10. Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute, Chennai
  3. Dental Surgery
  4. Maulana Azad Institute of Dental Sciences, Delhi 2. Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Manipal 3. Government Dental College, Mumbai 4. Nair Hospital Dental College, Mumbai 5. Government Dental College, Bangalore 6. Faculty of Dental Sciences, King George’s, Lucknow 7. PG Institute of Dental Sciences, Rohtak 8. SDM College of Dental Sciences, Dharwad 9. Bapuji Dental College and Hospital, Davangere 10. SRM Dental College, Chennai 11. Faculty of Dental Sciences, BHU, Varanasi
  5. Law 1. National Law School of India University, Bangalore
  6. NALSAR University of Law, Hyderabad 3. Law Center 1, University of Delhi 4. Government College, Mumbai 5. The National Law Institute University, Bhopal 6. Symbiosis Society’s Law College, Pune
  7. Business Administration
  8. Indian Institute of Management (Ahmedabad,

Bangalore, Calcutta, Lucknow, Kerala) 2. IIT (Delhi, Kharagpur, Roorkee) 3. Xavier Labour Relations Institute (XLRI-Jharkhand)

Note: Those who have received admission in top Colleges/Universities in India which are not in the above-mentioned list may send an email to [email protected] with detail information of the College/University.

Annexure II

Sikyong Professional Scholarship Program Reference Letter Funded by The Tibet Fund – 2019

(This section to be completed by the applicant before passing to referee)

Full name of applicant: _________________________________________________________________

Degree to which you are applying: ________________________________________________________

College/University: __________________________________________________________________

The following sections are to be completed by the referee. The information in this document will be treated as confidential. The purpose of the reference is to assess the ability of the applicant to undertake professional studies. Once completed, return the completed form to: [email protected]

Name of Referee: _____________________________________________________________________

Job Designation: ______________________________________________________________________

Institution: ___________________________________________________________________________

E-Mail: ___________________________________________ Mobile: _______________________

In what capacity (eg. teacher, lecturer) have you known the Applicant?

____________________________________________________________________________________

How long have you known the Applicant (years/months)? __________________

Specific Abilities for each category, place a checkmark under the most appropriate column.

Abilities Superior Good Average Poor

Scholarly promise

Independent study capability

English Proficiency-Written

English Proficiency-Oral

Creativity

Resourcefulness

Ability to meet deadlines

Overall I would rate this student

Additional comments on the applicant: ___________________________________________________

Signature and Seal of Referee: ________________________________ Date: ______________