Naropa Fellowship Programme 2018 for Students from Himalayan Regions

Published on : 30 Jul 2018
Naropa Fellowship Programme

Naropa Fellowship Programme is for Graduate students who wish to pursue Post Graduation in any field of study. It is a fully-funded scholarship offered to candidates who show a sense of commitment towards the upliftment of Ladakh and the Himalayan region. The duration of the course is 1 year and it will take place in Hemis, located 40 km South-East of Leh airport in Ladakh.

Naropa Fellowship Programme: Quick Overview

Deadline 10 Aug 2018
Class / Course Graduate
Scholarship Type Post Graduate, Graduate
Awarded Amount Tuition fee waiver
Age Limit N/A
Gender All
Religion All
State All
Country India
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Eligibility Criteria

  • Students from all fields can apply.
  • Candidates with a consistently good academic record and extra-curriculum involvement.
  • Students belonging from Himalayan regions like Sikkim, J&K, Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh, as well as Nepal and Bhutan, get preference.
  • Candidates having an interest in travel and tourism, cultural preservation, ecological issues and entrepreneurship.

Benefits under the Naropa Fellowship Programme

  • A fee of approx ₹ 10,000 which includes tuition fee, hostel accommodation and meals.
  • 40 out of 50 students receive full scholarships.
  • Full or partial scholarships for international students on a need-basis.

How to Apply

  • Click here to apply and register.
  • Fill up all the required details to create a new account.
  • Use the login credentials sent on the registered email.
  • Carefully fill up the application form.
  • Attach all the essential documents and submit the form.

Steps to apply via post:-

  • Download the application form and take a print-out of it.
  • Fill up all the required details.
  • Attach all the necessary documents.
  • Post the application along with the documents at:-

Naropa Fellowship Programme

Sri Aurobindo Centre for Arts & Communication,

Shaheed Jeet Singh Marg,

Adchini, New Delhi – 110017.

Important Dates



Round 1 Admissions (Open)

27th April 2018

Interviews for Round 1 (Begin)

25th May 2018

Round 1 Admissions (Closes)

31st May 2018

Round 2 Admissions (Open)

1st June 2018

Interviews for Round 2  (Begin)

25th June 2018

Round 2 Admissions (Closes)

5th July 2018

Round 3 Admissions (Open)

6th July 2018

Interviews for Round 3 (Begin)

25th July 2018

Round 3 Admissions (Closes)

10th August  2018

Programme Begins at the Hemis Campus

1st September 2018

Selection Process

  • Selected candidates are called for personal interview either via video-conference (Skype) or in Hemis, Leh, and New Delhi.
  • Both merits and the financial condition of a student are considered while making selections.