The selection committee selected 22 candidates from 25 applicants, out of which eight candidates will receive scholarships from the Tibetan Department of Religion and Culture in exile.
The first batch of 17 Tibetans include 12 single and 5 married individuals from the Tashi Choling Tibetan Settlement and is scheduled to leave for Toronto on November 29, 2013.
The DVD contained concerns and appeals from Tibetan religious and political heads regarding the current situation of the Tibetan political prisoner.
"The reason why various man-made problems are increasing is due to lack of moral ethics," says Geshe Dorji Damdul, the director of Tibet House, Delhi, India.
"The center hopes such documentaries could take the Tibetan issue on an international platform," said Tsering Tsomo, the Director of Tibetan Center for Human Rights and Democracy.
The document called for the arrest of former Chinese President Jiang and the other officials to enable authorities to question them about the genocide allegations.
Tenzin Khepahk's film on "Mangroves" was selected as one the best environmental conservation films and screened at the Indian Film Festival 2012 held in Goa, West India.
Sangay had a lunch meeting with the President designate of South Tyrol where he spoke about the current situation inside Tibet.
A massive fire broke out at the Lithang Monastery located in the southwest of Garze Prefecture, Sichuan Province on November 16, 2013.
Lama Jabb received his doctoral degree from Oxford, focusing on modern Tibetan literature, and soon afterwards, a fellowship to research Tibetan and Himalayan Studies at Wolfson College, Oxford.
The prayers were held for a 20-year-old Tibetan monk who self-immolated on November 11, 2013 in Golok Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture.
Tsedor has been on a hunger strike since October 24, 2013 and has lost over 13 kilograms within the duration of 22 days.