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Rowell Fund for Tibet to receive application for 2018 Grant Cycle

August 10, 2017

The Rowell Fund for Tibet seeks to support Tibetans who can make a significant contribution to their community and/or an international audience in the fields of visual arts and media, and environmental and women’s rights.

Grants applications are invited from Tibetans for the Rowell Fund for Tibet’s 2017-18 grant cycle for projects that focus on the following themes: environment/conservation; photography; humanitarian projects; journalism/literature; or women’s projects.

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Rowell Fund for Tibet Announces 2017 Grantees

The Board of Advisors of the Rowell Fund for Tibet has selected 10 Tibetan grantees for financial support totaling $ $34,500 for 2017. The winners were chosen from 21 project proposals with individual grants ranging from $3,000 to $3,500 and will be carried out in India and other countries. The Rowell Fund for Tibet was […]

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Rowell Fund for Tibet to receive application for 2016-17 Grant Cycle

August 16, 2016

The Rowell Fund for Tibet seeks to support Tibetans who can make a significant contribution to their community and/or an international audience in the fields of visual arts and media, and environmental and women’s rights.

The application form for the Rowell Fund for Tibet’s 2016-17 grants is now available for download. Application materials will be accepted from September 1, 2017 and October 10, 2017 (midnight Eastern Standard Time).

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Rowell Fund for Tibet Announces 2016 Grantees

January 6, 2016

The Board of Advisors of the Rowell Fund for Tibet has selected 5 Tibetan grantees for financial support totaling $28,539.68 for 2016. The winners were chosen from 26 project proposals with individual grants ranging from $1,954.05 to $7,500 and will be carried out in India and other countries.

The Rowell Fund for Tibet was established in 2003 in memory of the late Galen Rowell and his wife Barbara who died tragically in a plane crash in 2002. Galen Rowell was an internationally known outdoor photographer whose “Rainbow over the Potala Palace” has become an iconic photo for adventure travelers and Tibet supporters.

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Rowell Fund for Tibet to receive application for 2015-2016 Grant Cycle

August 11, 2015

The Rowell Fund for Tibet seeks to support Tibetans who can make a significant contribution to their community and/or an international audience in the fields of visual arts and media, and environmental and women’s rights.

The application form for the Rowell Fund for Tibet’s 2015-2016 grant is now available for download. Application materials will be accepted from September 1 to September 30, 2015 (midnight Eastern Standard Time).

The Rowell Fund for Tibet was initiated in memory of late Galen and Barbara Rowell, who were longtime friends of Tibet. Galen and Barbara cooperated with His Holiness the Dalai Lama to produce My Tibet, a touching book that captured the natural essence of Tibet. Their love and passion for photography and writing introduced the beauty of Tibet and its threatened ecosystem and culture to countless people around the globe. Following their tragic passing, ICT’s Board of Directors along with family and friends of the Rowells established the Rowell Fund for Tibet to help empower Tibetans and to honor and perpetuate the goals and ideals of Galen and Barbara in the Tibetan community.

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