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The University of Rochester’s Tibetan Innovation Challenge

The University of Rochester invites students to submit to the 2017 Tibetan Innovation Challenge, an intercollegiate business plan contest to improve the lives of Tibetans living in refugee camps through self-sustaining business ideas. Students will compete for a $5K first-place prize and the chance for their idea to be put …

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THE DALAI LAMA TRUST GRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP 2017-18.

THE DALAI LAMA TRUST GRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP 2017-18. The Dalai Lama Trust has announced its seventh round of annual graduate scholarship grants for the academic year 2017-18. Ten to fifteen exceptional candidates of Tibetan descent will be selected to receive scholarship awards of up to US$10,000. The deadline for submission of …

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The Office of Tibet Mourns the Passing of Kyabje Gelek Rinpoche

Wednesday, February 15, the Office of Tibet, Washington DC mourns the demise of Kyabje Nyagre Khentrul Ngawang Gelek Rinpoche, who passed away today at 6:00 a.m. CST. Rinpoche was born in Lhasa, Tibet, in 1939, and was recognized as an incarnation of Nyagre Khentrul Rinpoche of Drepung Monastic University at …

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Trump Administration to Support Tibet Issue

Wednesday, February 1, 2017 Washington DC. In response to written questions on Tibet from members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee in the process of confirmation of Rex Tillerson, Cabinet nominee of President Trump for the Secretary of State, who got confirmed today by the Senate, he responded favorably to …

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Representative Mr. Penpa Tsering Meets with Congressman Salud Carbajal

Thursday, January 19, 2017, the Representative of His Holiness the Dalai Lama Mr. Penpa Tsering today met with the Congressman Salud Carbajal, the member of the U.S. House of Representatives from California’s 24th district. The district contains all of Santa Barbara County and San Luis Obispo County as well the …

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