If you are sincere in your desire to pursue your yoga teacher training but cannot afford to pay the course fee that is required for one modules of yoga teacher training then Rishikesh Yog Peeth has a solution for you. You pay only US$ 200 as processing fee but get the full training for 200-hour certification. However, there are certain criteria that need to be kept in mind when forwarding your application for a scholarship to Rishikesh Yog Peeth, a prestigious yoga school in India registered with Yoga Alliance, USA as RYS 200 and RYS 500.
The foremost criterion is that the scholarship seeker needs a referral from a former student of Rishikesh Yog Peeth. The application that is forwarded to the school for scholarship must state the name and e-mail address of the person referring their candidature. The scholarship applicant must display talent for blog writing, photography, graphic designing etc. besides having a keen interest in the yogic way of life. The candidate must not be older than 30 years and at least 18 years old when applying for the scholarship and must be physically fit. A pregnant candidate must provide a medical certificate stating that she is fit to practice yoga.
Rishikesh Yog Peeth management will consider a scholarship application according to date of receipt of the application. Once the final process is complete, you will receive a mail confirming your booking and the course you will attend. The school management reserves the right to reject any application without stating the reason. Any candidate may be asked to discontinue the training if found to be unfit for the yoga training course. During the course the trainee will learn and practice asana, pranayam, meditation, mantra chanting, anatomy, theory and teaching methodology. A certificate will be awarded only on the completion of all final examination procedures in these fields.
» Internationally recognized yoga teacher training certificate course registered with Yoga Alliance (RYT 200).
» Additional 100 hours of training to enhance your yoga teaching skills.
» A comprehensive yoga teacher training program taught by certified yoga instructors.
» Residential facility amidst ashram surroundings with modern infrastructure.
» Inexpensive yoga teacher training in India (affordable cost - US$ 1250 including food and accommodation).
» One needs to be referred by one of our ex-TTC students (only 1 referral by each student) - more referrals, better chances.
» This scholarship program is meant for sincere yoga students who need financial assistance.
» Please don't apply for scholarship if you can afford to pay the fee.
» Selection will be based on first come, first served basis.
» In each course, one student will be provided this scholarship.
» Management of Rishikesh Yog Peeth reserves the right to select or reject an application for this program.
» Individuals suffering from any ailment are advised not to seek admission for this course.
» The candidate's age should not be less than 18 years and more than 30 years at the time of admission.
» In case of pregnancy, a medical authorization certificate for practising yoga is required.
» During the course, if a candidate is found unfit to undergo the course, his/her training will be discontinued.
This course is meant for yoga students who have already completed 200-hour yoga teacher training from a registered yoga school. Please note that as per Yoga Alliance guidelines - in order to register as RYT 500 one should have atleast 100 hours of yoga teaching experience. For the convenience of our yoga students, we've tied up with some of the best fitness studios in India which offer yoga internships to freshers who are interested in teaching yoga in India.
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