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Horizon Scholarship - 2018

The Department of Education announces Horizon Scholarship to study International Baccalaureate Diploma Program (IB) - 2018 in any of the 17 United World Colleges across the globe. All interested students may apply.

Important Date:

  • Last date for submission of Application: September 30, 2017


  • Current class X & above can apply as long as the applicants age stays within the required age limit
  • A Student must have taken the Tibetan language subject in Class X or one should appear in equivalent Tibetan language test to be conducted by the DoE.
  •  A Student of Class X & XI must apply, and age must be between 16 and 18 years on/by September 1, 2018. (Student must be born between 1st September 2000 to 1st September 2002)

Documents Required:

1. A Student must submit a copy of 1st & 2nd page of Registration Certificate (RC) issued by the local Superintendent of Police. The local Tibetan Settlement officer or CTA official of Joint Secretary & above must attest a copy of the RC.
2. A Student must submit a copy of oneself and parent's 1st, 2nd and last payment page of Tibetan green book issued by the Central Tibetan Administration. A copy must be attested by the local Tibetan Settlement officer or CTA official of Joint Secretary & above. (If any student's parent lives in Tibet, or deceased or separated, please submit a copy of supporting letter from the local Tibetan Settlement officer or School's Principal.)
3. A complete application form (3 Form) with necessary document must reach the following address by post or submit in person. Please note that application sent by email shall not be considered.

1. Please note that if any of the applicant has applied for UWC or Pestalozzi Scholarship in 2017, is not required to submit a copy of document mentioned in above point no. 1 to 3, but must mention the name of the scholarship that you have applied.
2. Any promising Student whose age is over 18 may also apply for the Scholarship provided a letter of special request (clearly mentioning why he/she should be considered) from the head of School is submitted.

Mode of Selection:

  • Writtent Test & Personal Interview

Download application form, parent declaration form & school declaration form

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