HOLIDAY ESSAY CONTEST

Need-Based Scholarship

for Belize Retreat

SCHOLARSHIP ESSAY ELIGIBILITY

REQUIREMENTS & GUIDELINES



Requirements:

  • Must be IN NEED of this scholarship (i.e. you cannot afford to go without this financial assistance). DO NOT APPLY if you are able to pay on your own.
  • Must be a member of Surya Yoga.  Staff and teachers may apply.  For this purpose, a member of the studio is defined as:
    • Anyone who has attended (in person or virtually) for at least two weeks prior to essay contest start date (a minimum of 5 classes). 
  • You must be able to cover the remaining cost of the room.  If you are chosen as the winner, you will be booked for the retreat and responsible for the remaining cost.



Guidelines:

  • Essay contest will run for 1 week:
    • December 12-19, 2021
    • Essay should address why you should receive the retreat scholarship gift
      • 1 page, minimum of 2 paragraphs, double spaced
    • Submit your written essay to info@suryayogastudio.com during the one week contest
      • Put "BELIZE ESSAY CONTEST" in subject line
      • Submit the essay as an attachment, either as a Word or PDF document (do not put your essay in the body of the email)
  • Your essay will be forwarded to our anonymous donor who will be determining the winner.  
  • Winner will be announced the first week of January.



CONTACT US WITH ANY QUESTIONS: info@suryayogastudio.com

An anonymous donor has been kind enough to create a partial scholarship for one roommate spot at Oasis of the Heart - Yoga Retreat in Belize.


This is a NEED-BASED scholarship.


Scholarship Amount = $1500

You will be responsible for the remaining portion of the double occupancy room fee = $850 (due March 15, 2022)