The Tibet Fund's primary mission is the preservation of the distinct cultural, religious and national identity of the Tibetan people. The Tibet Fund is a non-profit organization that administers grants and supports projects that advance this mission by:
Supporting and strengthening the Tibetan refugee community in India and Nepal.
Offering scholarships and cultural exchange programs to Tibetan students.
Supporting health, education and small economic development projects inside Tibet.
Supporting projects to preserve Tibet's unique culture and arts.
Providing support to monasteries and nunneries outside of Tibet.
Coordinating international humanitarian and educational assistance efforts.
Fostering the growth of other organizations designed to address the identified needs of the Tibetan people.