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Rotary Global Grant Scholarships

 

Description

Rotary Foundation Global Grants are used to fund graduate level scholarships and sustainable, measurable and needs-based community service projects to be completed during your scholarship period related to one or more of the following Rotary 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. This is a year-long grant for projects outside of the U.S. in collaboration with a host Rotary Club. Rotary seeks out students who are prepared for the challenge of serving as outstanding ambassadors of goodwill. Awardees are given a $30,000 scholarship which covers airfare, living expenses & tuition Applicants must select ONE graduate university in the host country. Applicants may submit the Rotary application while in the process of being admitted to the host university, but the Rotary application will NOT be complete until you produce evidence you have been admitted to a course of study.

 

Eligiblity Information

Academic Level:
Bachelors degree (not currently enrolled), Masters, PhD, Recently Graduated

Age minimum or maximum:*
No

Open to international students:
Yes

Required to demonstrate financial need:
No

Discipline Area(s):
Open to All Disciplines

Demographic Information (preferred or required):

Award type:
Travel Grant

Amount Awarded:
$25,000 and above

 

Application Information:

Application Deadline:
December

Date application is available:

USC endorsement required:
Yes

USC endorsement application deadline:

USC endorsement process explanation:

USC endorsement website/URL:

Award Details:

Is there an interview:
Yes

Approximate date finalists are notified:
June

Approximate date selected candidates are notified:
Varies

Average number of applications received:
Determined by local Rotary club

Number awarded:

Sponsor:

The Rotary Foundation of Rotary International

 

Contact Information:

Primary Contact:
Mina Soroosh, Ph.D.

Position:
Visiting Professor of French at Pepperdine University

Phone:

Email:
mina.soroosh@pepperdine.edu

Website:
http://ahf.usc.edu/fellowships/rotary-foundation-global-grant-scholarship/

Address:
3601 Trousdale Parkway, STU 300
Los Angeles, CA 90089
United States

Link to Webinar:
https://capture.usc.edu/Mediasite/Play/2f15d0e95e204407841df2e51c63dc7c1d?catalog=0d7bafcf-e306-4455