Applications are open for interested and suitably qualified candidates for the Rotary Global Grant Scholarships 2023-24, USA, The full application details for the Rotary Global Grant Scholarships 2023-24, USA can be accessed below.
Rotary Global Grant Scholarships 2023-24, USA. is open for International Students. The scholarship allows a Masters’s level program (s) in the field of All Subjects taught at the Rotary Foundation. The deadline for the scholarship is 30 Jun 2023.
Rotary’s Global grants provide financial support for large-scale international projects that produce sustainable and measurable outcomes in the organization’s areas of focus. Collaborating to address genuine community needs helps Rotary clubs and districts strengthen their global partnerships.
For more detailed information on how to plan, apply for, execute, and report on your project, refer to A Guide to Global Grants.
Global grants can be used to finance humanitarian initiatives, scholarships for graduate-level studies, and vocational training teams consisting of professionals who travel overseas to teach local professionals about their field or learn more about it themselves.
Rotary International is a worldwide service organization that brings together leaders from various professions to provide humanitarian services, promote goodwill and peace, and advance goodwill and understanding throughout the world. The organization was founded in Chicago, USA, in 1905 by lawyer Paul Harris, and it has since grown into a global network of 1.2 million members in over 200 countries and geographical areas.
Rotary International has six areas of focus, which include promoting peace, fighting disease, providing clean water, saving mothers and children, supporting education, and growing local economies. The organization achieves its goals through a wide range of projects, such as building schools, providing access to clean water, eradicating polio, and promoting literacy.
Rotary International also offers a variety of programs and initiatives to support young leaders, such as the Rotary Youth Leadership Awards and the Rotary Peace Fellowship. The organization has a strong commitment to promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion, and it actively works to foster a welcoming and inclusive environment for all members.
Rotary Global Grant Scholarships 2023-24, USA. is available to undertake Master’s level programs at Rotary Foundation.
The following subjects are available to study under this scholarship program.
- All Subjects
Global grants have a minimum budget of $30,000 and a maximum World Fund award of $400,000. Grant sponsors can use a combination of District Designated Funds (DDF), cash, and/or directed gifts and endowment earnings to fund a global grant. The Foundation will provide an 80 percent World Fund match for all DDF contributions. There is no minimum World Fund match.
This scholarship is open to international students.
Both the district or club in the country where the activity is carried out and the international partner district or club must first become qualified before applying for a global grant. Learn more about the qualification process and grant management. Your club and district Rotary Foundation chairs can help you plan how to use your District Designated Funds and learn how to qualify your club.
Consult with local experts early in the planning process to build a strong project plan and global grant application. The district resource network (see below) can help.
To be approved, your application must clearly describe how your project, scholarship, or vocational training team:
- Is sustainable — include plans for long-term success after the global grant funds have been spent
- Includes measurable goals
- Aligns with one of Rotary’s areas of focus
- Responds to real community needs — any club or district that applies for a global grant to support a humanitarian project or a vocational training team must conduct a community assessment first and design the project based on what they learn through that assessment.
- Actively involves Rotary and community members
- Meets the eligibility requirements in the terms and conditions of the grant
Note: Sponsoring clubs and districts must submit their applications by June 30 to the Rotary Foundation for scholars who will begin studies in August, September, or October.
To apply, click here.