Radical Dharma Scholarship Application 2019

Shambhala Mountain Center is offering financial assistance to five individuals who would not otherwise be able to attend these retreats: Radical Dharma Conversation, Radical Dharma Camp or the combined retreat. The application deadline for the scholarship is July 7, 2019.

The scholarship seat will offer retreat attendance, shared tent accommodations, and meals for the following total costs:

Both – $450



Financial need serves as the primary basis for determining eligibility. The table below determines your eligibility but does not guarantee financial assistance.

Family Household Household Income Limit
1 $34,000
2 $45,000
3 $56,000
4 $67,500
5 $78,000


If your household income exceeds the amounts listed above and you still need financial aid, please explain why you should be considered.


Application Deadline

The deadline to apply for Financial aid is July 7, 2019, and awards will be given by July 11th, 2019.


Additional Information

Shambhala Mountain Center recommends that people seek financial support for retreats from The Offering BowlThe offering bowl is a crowd-funding site dedicated to helping raise funds for retreat costs from a worldwide network of fellow practitioners. Additionally, Shambhala Mountain Center strongly encourages all financial aid applicants to seek financial support for program fees from as many sources as possible.

If you have any questions about our financial assistance program or your application, please email registrar@shambhalamountain.org.


*Lodging and Costs

Award recipients will stay in Tent Double accommodations. The cost for these accommodations for the duration of the retreat is $195/$250/$450 (depending on retreat selected).  Subsidized lodging rate for this program is also available, should all spots be filled or in the case one is ineligible for full scholarship.  No other discount codes may be applied.


To Apply and Register

First, fill out and submit your Financial Aid application.  If you are awarded financial aid, you will be notified by Shambhala Mountain Center.  At that time you will be sent a link to the registration page.  Please use that registration link to complete your registration for the program.


  • Tent Double housing is recommended for scholarships, and there is some space potentially indoors for those who would like that considered. Would you like to be considered for different accommodations?
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