2018-2019 Global Grant Scholarships 
Rotary District 5790 Global Grant Scholarships will be used to fund one year of post-baccalaureate study during 2018-2019 at a recognized university in a non-U.S. country in a study discipline that supports the Object of Rotary and the Mission of The Rotary Foundation (see www.rotary.org).  Applicants cannot be Rotarians nor be directly related to a Rotarian. We will be awarding two $30,500 Scholarships again this year. Sponsoring RCs will contribute $1,050 (of which $50 is an administration fee). Our District 5790 will contribute $14,500 of DDF to the scholarship.
 
Applicants’ planned studies must:
      Lead to sustainable, high-impact outcomes in one of the following six Areas of Focus:
            (a)        Peace and conflict prevention/resolution;
            (b)        Disease prevention and treatment;
            (c)        Water and sanitation;
            (d)        Maternal and child health;
            (e)        Basic education and literacy; and/or
            (f)        Economic and community development

 

Applicants must submit this application and all supplementary sheets completed in full to a Rotary club in District 5790. Clubs must interview their candidates and select and submit one to the District.   All Required Documents listed below should be uploaded to www.matchinggrants.org so as to reach the District Rotary Ambassadorial Scholarships Chair no later than October 31, 2017.  Applicants are not to forward this application to The Rotary Foundation or to Rotary International at this time.

 

District Interviews will be held only on November 11, 2017.

Note: Applicants must be a resident of or attending school in District 5790.

Please refer to the Download Files to the left of this screen for the appropriate application documents.                        

           
District 5790 Global Grant Ambassadorial Scholarship Chair: PDG Conrad Heede at ccheede@aol.com or (C) 817-235-8110