Rotary Scholarships

Rotary Scholarships

There are three academic scholarship programs available through District 7280 and Rotary International for students wishing to further their education.  Each of these scholarships are unique in their own way.  Please review the information below for the scholarship opportunities.
 

Rotary District 7280 Scholarship

Rotary District 7280 offers scholarships for students who reside in the District and are in good standing of either their sophomore, junior or senior year of college.  The scholarship, which can be up to $5,000, is based upon the financial needs, academic achievement and community service activities of the applicant.  Applicants will need the sponsorship of their local Rotary Club.
 
Rotary Global Grant Scholarship
 

Rotary Global Grant Scholarships fund graduate-level coursework or research for one to four academic years for study abroad.  The area of study must be within one of Rotary's Six Areas of Focus:

  • Peace and conflict prevention/resolution
  • Disease prevention and treatment
  • Water and sanitation
  • Maternal and child health
  • Basic education and literacy
  • Economic and community development.
Individuals interested in learning more about these scholarship opportunities are invited to click here for more information.
 

Rotary Peace Fellowship

The challenges of the 21st century require people skilled in the art of diplomacy, mediation and conflict resolution. Through academic training, practice, and global networking opportunities, the Rotary Peace Centers program develops leaders who become catalysts for peace and conflict prevention and resolution.  Each year, Rotary International selects up to 100 fellows to study for a master’s degree or a short-term certificate.  These fellowships cover tuition and fees, room and board, round-trip transportation, and all internship and field-study expenses. 

Interested individuals can view eligibility requirements and application information by clicking here.