Yoga Teacher Training Scholarship for People of Color

We recognize a major under-representation of POC in the yoga community & are grateful to be able to offer one full scholarship to our upcoming 200-hour Yoga Teacher Training & Mentorship beginning in January 2020.

Our hope is to create a studio and overall a yoga community in Portland, Maine that can cast a wide net truly welcoming all to the practice of yoga (and barre.)

Requirements for Applicants:

  • Self identify as a person of color

  • Have had a consistent and dedicated yoga practice

  • Have a commitment to teaching after training is complete

  • Be able to attend all dates of the training

  • Application deadline is September 1st, 2019. We will contact the recipient of the scholarship by September 15th, 2019.

To Apply:

  • Fill out form below

  • Submit a 1-2 page essay explaining what role yoga has taken in your life, why you would like to take the training & how you will use the training in the near future. Please email this submission to elizabeth@theportlandyogaproject.com.

  • Submit a letter of recommendation from a teacher, co-worker, boss, mentor. Please email this submission to elizabeth@theportlandyogaproject.com.

 

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