RYI is pleased to offer a financial aid opportunity for applicants to the BA, MA, MA preparatory program, certificate program, and summer intensive programs. The Early Application Fee Reduction is available to any applicant who completes his or her application to these programs within the first month of the open application period.
BA, MA, MA prep, and certificate program applicants will receive a ten percent scholarship for their first semester of study if their application is submitted during the first month of the application period. Subsequent semesters will not be eligible for the early application fee reduction. Those interested can apply for these programs by clicking the names of the programs linked above.
Summer intensive program applicants will receive a ten percent fee reduction on summer program tuition if their application is submitted between October 1 and October 31. The reduction for Buddhist Literary Chinese and Pāli is available between November 1 and November 30 for Summer 2019. The award is contingent upon successful admission to the summer intensive program. Interested students can apply for the summer intensive program of their choice here.
Eligibility: who can apply?
Applicants of all nationalities are encouraged to take advantage of this opportunity.
Timing and Award Decisions
Applicants who are successful in gaining admission to their program will be notified within two weeks of application.
As a condition of receiving the Early Application Fee Reduction, successful applicants are required to prepare one 250-word article with suitable images for publishing on RYI's student blog.