If you wish to apply to this scholarship program, please read the information below. Application is available on the award website.?
Award Website: https://portal.clubrunner.ca/50114/SitePage/scholarships
Sponsored by Rotary District 6270 (Rotary Clubs of Southeastern Wisconsin, USA)
Applicants cannot be a Rotarian or be related to a Rotarian but can be a member of Rotaract. To be eligible applicant must be a resident in OR have strong ties to SE Wisconsin (see District 6270 map)Experience (professional or volunteer) in the field of study is required. All scholarships/stipends fund opportunities within one of Rotary’s Six Areas of Focus.
Up to $3,000 Scholarly Stipends (SS) Awarded quarterly ($2-3000).
Stipend provides an opportunity for the applicant to: travel to attend a conference to present an accepted paper, fund coursework, or fund a short-term volunteer opportunity, all within one of Rotary’s six areas of focus. SS Application deadline: February 15, April 15, July 15, October 15.
$30,000 Global Grant Scholarship (GGS):
Matriculation in a graduate level program Fall 2018. Applicants must hold at least an undergraduate degree or anticipate graduation within the coming year. GGS Application deadline: January 15, 2018. Interview (in person or skype): January 27, 2018 or February 3, 2018.
$$ Full Rotary Peace Fellow/Scholarship
is awarded in October 2018 for matriculation the following Fall 2019. Candidate chooses one of six peace campuses/programs. At least 4 years of working experience related to peace/conflict resolution is required. Program is international and highly competitive. Peace Application deadline: Draft is due May 31, 2018 to the sponsoring district.
District 6270 periodically identifies local scholarships. Additionally, local clubs fund education opportunities. See link at left for more information: Club Scholarships
To learn more about the scholarships’ criteria, process, eligibility, etc. see links at left OR contact Rotary District 6270 Scholarship Chair, Karen Plunkett 414-403-4878 or email@example.com
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Promote scholarship opportunities and recruit candidates NOW (to local universities or colleges, scholars, or community, local globally focused businesses)
Direct candidates to district web page and mentor applicant, invite to your Rotary club meeting
Volunteer to serve on the scholar selection committee Contact: Rotary District 6270 Scholarship Chair, Karen Plunkett 414-403-4878 or firstname.lastname@example.org