A limited number of partial scholarships are available for select Garrison Institute retreats and workshops. General scholarships are awarded based on financial need, and open to anyone seeking financial assistance for eligible programs.

General scholarships are supported by the generosity of our funders and our community of donors.

With the generous support of our individual donors, we are able to provide a limited number of full scholarships for select virtual retreats. Eligible retreats are listed below. To apply, click here.

The Trust for the Meditation Process

The Trust for the Meditation Process is a 30 year-old charitable foundation that supports the teaching and practice of meditation, mindfulness and contemplative prayer. Their grants to non-profit organizations renew contemplative Christianity, promote health and wholeness, and bring silence and stillness to a hectic world.

Thanks to the generous support of the Trust for the Meditation Process, we are able to offer a limited number of partial scholarships for certain Christian contemplative and beginner meditation retreats. We are currently accepting scholarship applications for the following programs:


To apply, click here.

We will continue to update this page with more information on additional 2020 scholarship offerings throughout the year. Please contact us at (845) 424-4800 or with any questions.