RYI is pleased to provide a range of financial aid opportunities to support both new and current students in their studies. Please click on a choice below for a description of each award, information about eligibility, and a link to an online application form.
- Merit-Based Scholarship
- South Asia & Himalaya Scholarship
- Ordained Sangha Scholarship
- Translator Training Scholarship
- Horst Koch Memorial Scholarship
Special financial aid opportunities are available through various foundations that support students in their study and practice of Buddhism. Read more information about them by clicking the links below.
- Tsadra Foundation Scholarship for Advanced Buddhist Studies – for M.A. and M.A prep students
- Viet Nalanda Foundation – Zangpo Project for Vietnamese students.
Financial aid is generously supported by matching programs with the Tsadra Foundation, Khyentse Foundation, and many private donors. Would you like to support our efforts to provide financial aid to students? Visit our donation page, or contact us.