Apply Now for one of two 50% Scholarships for Byron Yoga Centre’s 1 Year Yoga Teacher Training

Byron Yoga Centre is offering two 50% tuition scholarships for our 12 month 10865NAT Certificate IV in Yoga Teaching in Byron Bay or Melbourne (worth $5,000).

Two scholarships will be awarded for a place on either the Byron Bay or the Melbourne 12-month course for the intakes starting in October 2020 or January 2021.

Each scholarship is for 50% of tuition costs and a further bonus is that Australian students can apply for Austudy for the 10865NAT Certificate IV while international students can apply for a 1 year Australian Student Visa.

The scholarships cover 50% of the tuition costs for the training, manuals and e-learning components. You will need to pay the other 50% of tuition ($5,000) and any other expenses such as accommodation, living expenses; plus for overseas students: health insurance and the cost of the student visa). Applications close 5pm Sunday 13 September 2020 and the scholarship places will be awarded by 25 September 2020.

The Certificate IV is one of the highest yoga teaching qualifications recognised both in Australia. Students on the 12-month course attend sessions 3 days per week over 4 terms of 10 weeks each. International participants who qualify for the student visa can work for up to 40 hours per fortnight.

The scholarship supports Byron Yoga Centre’s commitment to its mission to spread yoga to every city and every country in the world.

Application Details for the Partial Scholarships

Two Partial Tuition Scholarship of 50% of fees worth $5,000 for the 12 month 10865NAT Certificate IV in Yoga Teaching are on offer. You will need to pay the other 50% of tuition ($5,000) and any living expenses, health cover etc and visa costs.

To apply please email us 400-500 words on why you would like to undertake this 1 year training, how you think you will benefit from it and how you will share the skills and knowledge with your community.

Please include your name, age (you must be over 18), nationality, where you are currently living, your yoga experience (minimum 120 hours of yoga practice) and confirm your level of English (minimum IELTS 5.5.) and state whether you are applying to study at the Byron Bay or the Melbourne campus.

Email education@byronyoga.com subject heading: Cert IV Partial Scholarship Application

Applications close Sunday 13 September 2020, the winners will be informed by 25 September 2020 and the scholarship places will be available for either the October 2020 or January 2021 intakes – subject to availability of places at the time of application.

If you are considering doing the course even if you do not win the scholarship we suggest you apply and make the payment required for your acceptance. If you are successful in gaining the scholarship we will refund any fees paid to Byron Yoga Centre.

Process

Closing date is Sunday 13 September.

A short list of finalists will be contacted in September 2020 and these lucky applicants will have the opportunity to present their essay via Skype.

The two winners of the scholarships will be selected by 25 September 2020 and all applicants will be notified of the winner by the end of September 2020. (Byron Yoga Centre reserves the right not to award the scholarship if there are no suitable applicants). No correspondence will be entered into in regards to the selection process or individual applications.

The Scholarship covers 50% of tuition (worth $5,000). You will need to pay the other 50% of tuition ($5,000) and any other expenses such as accommodation, living expenses and the cost of travel to Byron Bay / Melbourne; plus for overseas students: health insurance and the cost of the student visa.

The scholarship place can be taken up in the October 2020 or the January 2021 term intakes and the winners must confirm their registration at least 1 month before the start date of the course (subject to visa approval for international students).

International students will need to apply for a 1 year student visa once they have been accepted into the course. Student visas allow up to 40 hours of work per fortnight. No responsibly is taken by Byron Yoga Centre for obtaining the visa. If the student is not granted a visa, the Scholarship will not be awarded.

Australian citizens can apply for Austudy. No responsibility is taken by Byron Yoga Centre for obtaining Austudy. If the student is not granted Austudy and decides not to take the scholarship, it will not be awarded.

If you have any questions please email education@byronyoga.com

2019 Scholarship Winner

FAQ

  • Applications close 5pm Sunday 13 September 2020
  • The winner will be informed by 25 September 2020
  • All applicants will be notified of the winner by the end of September 2020
  • Scholarship place will be available for October 2020 or the January 2021 intakes, subject to availability of places at the time of application
  • If you are considering doing the course even if you do not win the scholarship we suggest you apply and make the payment required for your acceptance. If you are successful in gaining the scholarship we will refund any fees paid to Byron Yoga Centre.
  • No correspondence will be entered into in regards to the selection process or individual applications