Scholarships for Monk’s Higher Education
The Life and Hope Association (LHA) is a Cambodian non-profit, non-governmental and non-political organization established in 2005 by monks of Wat Damnak. LHA is operating in various projects such as Scholarships for Monks' Higher Education, Emergency Food Distribution, Radio Broadcast on Buddhism and Morality, which are funded by Seal of Love Foundation.
Currently, there are 16 monks (three are new students) in Bachelor Program and five monks have graduated and are now pursuing their Masters Degree in Law, Management and English under Seal of Love Scholarship Program. This program funds the most talented monks to further their abilities as leaders, providing them with the further skills to enable their growth as leaders to deliver lasting and meaningful change to individuals and communities across Cambodia. Scholarship monks also receive access to health insurance as part of the commitment from the Seal of Love Charitable Foundation.
One monk said, "Seal of Love Allow me to continue my Dharma practice combine with higher education to help the people in morality and spiritual fulfillment".