Dalai Lama Fellows at Stanford

Social Innovation, Ethics & Contemplative Values

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Start Your Compassion-in-Action Journey

We are calling globally-minded citizens at Stanford University who want to build a more harmonious, peaceful, and sustainable world. Propose a year-long Compassion-in-Action project that addresses one or more of the five Global Challenges:


Poverty,

Violence,

Gender Inequities,

Cross-cultural Antagonisms and

Environmental Devastation.


Join an international network of Fellows who are committed to social change rooted in secular ethics, contemplative values, and compassion.


As a Fellow, you:


  • Design and launch a project to address a significant challenge in your community;
  • Travel to the Ethical Leadership Assembly (ELA) in June near San Francisco, to connect with Fellows from around the world and to deepen your leadership capacity;
  • Receive up to $10,000 in funding for your project and travel to the ELA; and,
  • Participate in a distinctive, year-long curriculum with ongoing, personalized coaching.


Learn more about Fellowship journey on our website.


To apply:http://bit.ly/DLFApp2015 (Deadline: Monday, March 9, 2015@ 11:59 pm PST)

Eligibility

  • Enrollment as a full-time student at Stanford during the Fellowship year;

  • Ability to attend the Ethical Leadership Assembly (ELA) from June 11-18, 2015 and again in June 2016;

  • Availability to engage with the Tilling the Soil curriculum and refine the proposed compassion-in-action project beginning April 1st, both through self-guided learning and conversations with Dalai Lama Fellows Program Directors;

  • Commitment to dedicating sufficient time and energy to the proposed project, the year-long Ethical Leadership curriculum, and the Dalai Lama Fellows community.

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About Us


Dalai Lama Fellows, a distinctive, secular global program personally authorized by His Holiness the Fourteenth Dalai Lama, envisions and works towards a world that tends to the good of the whole as well as of the individual. We do this by guiding a global network of young social entrepreneurs to deepen their effectiveness by merging innovation with secular ethics, contemplative values, and compassion.