So you have decided that you are going to do a yoga teacher training program in India, but not sure how you are going to fund for your training? With the cost of yoga teacher training itself going up to USD 1500-2000, not to mention the traveling and miscellaneous costs associated, how can you possibly afford joining the program without burning a hole in your pocket? Scholarships come to the rescue.
Many schools offer yoga teacher training scholarships to encourage students to enroll in their course. The information is usually listed on the school’s website but don’t get disheartened if it is not there. Simply send an e-mail or a Facebook message to the school (yoga schools are very active on social media), they will certainly offer you a waiver in the fees if they provide scholarships. A scholarship can save you few hundred dollars without compromising on the quality of the teachings.
Types of Scholarships:
There are many types of scholarships available for students. Whereas some schools offer scholarships on flat out basis, meaning a reduction on the overall price, other schools offers scholarships in the form of tuition waiver. The tuition waiver can be in full or partial. For a full tuition scholarship, you just have to pay for the accommodation and meals to enroll in the school.
How much can you save:
Depending on the school and the type of scholarship the school offers, your savings can be anywhere between USD 300 -500. In some cases the total reduction in fees can exceed USD 500. You need to consult each school’s website to find out the exact amount of fees cut offered by them.
What is the top choice for scholarship yoga teacher training school?
There are many different yoga schools that offer scholarship to complete their yoga teacher training program. You can choose a school based on the location, curriculum, reputation and facilities and then proceed to check if the school offers scholarship. If you are interested in learning about both traditional hatha and Ashtanga Vinyasa yoga, you can look at this school in Rishikesh.