Application for the North American Academy

Download and complete your application. Applicants are asked to assess their priorities and perspectives as well as their limitations and abilities, and to reflect on challenges and influences on their path in life. The skill of open, gentle self-reflection is a quality the trainee will continue to cultivate during the Academy in order to engage the process of meditation effectively and to develop confidence in practice.  If you would like to be considered for a scholarship please download this request for tuition support and then send it in with your completed application.

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Please read all of the Academy Commitments and retreat dates on the Academy Page. Submit your $100 application fee using the payment button below.

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Please read The 3 Doors Academy Terms and Conditions prior to submitting your application.  If you are accepted into the Academy, you will be asked to agree to them in order to officially enroll in the Academy.

Submit your completed application, a photo of yourself, and letter of reference. Once we have received your completed application, we will send notification of your acceptance within six weeks.

A registration deposit of $760 is due thirty days after receiving your acceptance letter. If you choose not to enter the Academy after making this payment, you will receive a full refund minus a $75.00 processing fee. After the first Academy retreat begins, this payment is non-refundable.

Four weeks prior to the beginning of each Academy retreat, you will pay tuition of US $1,690.00. Late payments will result in a penalty of $25.00. If you are unable to attend one of the six Academy retreats, tuition is still due and arrangements must be made with your mentor to cover the missed material in order to complete the Academy commitments and graduate with your group. Please contact if you have any questions.

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Academy Application (European, Latin American, North American)

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