We are happy to announce the commencement of rotary foundation global scholarship grants. This grants is hosted by the rotary foundation global and it’s aimed at helping students fund their graduate level coursework for 1-4 academic years. This award program is a rolling program with no specified deadline.
More information about the Rotary Foundation Global Scholarship Grants
Like we mentioned earlier, this scholarship program is hosted by the rotary foundation global. Any approved university that is located in a country where there is presence of a recognized rotary club outside of the student’s home country can participate in this program.
Successful applicants will be mandated to participate in a coursework or research program in one of the six areas of focus which includes, basic education and literacy, disease prevention and treatment, economic and community development, peace and conflict prevention, water and sanitation and maternal and child health. The target group of people for this scholarship program are the non-Rotarians which are sponsored by the rotary district group.
Key information to note
Host institution: Rotary foundation
Mode of application: Online
Invited nationalities: International scholars
Level of study: Graduate level
Scholarship deadline: Rolling (Runs annually)
Benefit of the Rotary Foundation Global Scholarship Grants
This scholarship program comes with a minimum budget of $30,000 which will be used for funding the following: passport, travel expenses, school supplies, tuition, room and boarding, language training courses. However note that most of the personal and miscellaneous expenses won’t be covered under this scholarship program.
Eligibility requirement for Rotary Foundation Global Scholarship Grants
There are different eligibility requirements depending on the rotary club district you intend applying under. For more information about the requirements, please visit the scholarship page of the rotary club you want to apply under.
Application procedure for Rotary foundation global scholarship
All the interested applicants under this grant program are expected to contact their immediate rotary clubs through the rotary club locator to get more information on how they can be sponsored under this scholarship program.
However, application for this grant will be submitted online after the sponsor clubs must have created the initial scholarship application and the candidate must have completed their online profile.
Just like we mentioned at the early stages of this article, the global grant scholarship program is a rolling base program that runs throughout the year. Interested applicants under this program are expected to start and submit their application at least three months before their departure date. This will give more room for further review and processing by the foundation. In some cases, different rotary clubs might come up with a different timeline.
For more information about this scholarship program, please visit the official website of the Rotary foundation global scholarship.