DoE announces new ‘Sikyong Excellence Award for Class X students’ from 2020

Dharamshala: The Department of Education, CTA is pleased to announce a new academic award scheme ‘Sikyong Excellence Award’ for class X students beginning this year (2020). The Sikyong Excellence Award will be awarded to 10 Tibetan students securing 95% and above in Class X board exams with a minimum of 75% in Tibetan. Students recognised with the award will receive a prize money of INR 25,000 and a Certificate of Appreciation.

The ‘Sikyong Excellence Award’ is presented to motivate and reinforce students to do their best. It is also a recognition of their efforts and accomplishments. The Award hopes to inspire them to perform better and excel in their studies so that they can confidently pursue their goals to become contributing members of our community.

All eligible candidates must submit the following documents to the Department of Education by June 10, 2020:

  1. Attested Copy of first and last page of applicant’s Green Book.
  2. Attested Copy of Class X mark sheet.

The Sikyong Excellence Award will be presented during the birthday celebration of His Holiness the Dalai Lama, July 06, 2020, at Tsuglagkhang, Dharamshala. The following allowances will be made by DOE to the student with an escort for which the original bills must be produced:

  1. Travel by AC II Tier Train or AC Bus
  2. Dearness Allowance of Rs.300/- per day
  3. Room Rent allowance of Rs. 500/- per day

For any queries, contact:

Sonam Sangmo email: [email protected]

Lodoe Rapsel email: [email protected]

Kindly submit applications to:

Department of Education
Central Tibetan Administration
Gangchen Kyishong
Dharamshala – 176215
Distt. Kangra
Himachal Pradesh
India Ph: 01892 – 222572, 222721, 226695

E-mail: [email protected] or [email protected] /

Filed by the Department of Education