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Global Grant Scholarships

What scholarships are available?

  • District 5300 plans to offer up to two $31,000 Rotary Scholarships through Global Grants for the 2019-20 year.

Who is eligible to apply?

  • The applicant must currently live or study in District 5300. A parent’s home in District 5300 meets this requirement.
  • The applicant may not be a Rotarian, nor a member of the immediate family of a Rotarian, nor employed by any Rotary entity. Members of a Rotaract Club are eligible.
  • The applicant will live and study abroad beginning in 2020 at the university of one’s choice.  The funds can be applied for a Masters or Doctorate degree.
  • An applicant’s field of study (including demonstrated high school and college courses and extracurricular activities) must align with one (or more) Areas of Focus.

What is the application process?

  • Each District 5300 club may sponsor one applicant.
  • A sponsoring club agrees to contribute $1,000 and to arrange for a qualified Rotary Club in the host location to be the scholar’s host.
  • District 5300 will contribute up to  $15,000 to each scholarship and TRF will match.
  • Applications are submitted online at www.rotary.org/grants
  • For the 2019-20 year, applicants will be considered up to March 30th. Each applicant will be considered on a first come, first served basis.

Who can I contact for more information?

 

Global Scholars

Jacqueline Chen
2019-20
Oxford (UK)
Major:  Disease Prevention & Control
Degree: Masters
Sponsor Club: San Marino
Sponsor Club Representative: Bill Payne

Nicole Grajewski
2018-21
Oxford (UK)
Major: Peace and Conflict Resolution
Degree: Doctorate
Sponsor Club: San Marino
Sponsor Club Representative: Bill Payne

Amy Elzik
2018-19
School: Hult Int. Bus., London
Major:  Econ & Comm Develop.
Degree:  Masters
Sponsor Club:  Glendora
Sponsor Club Representative:  Joe Cina

Larissa Phillips
2017-18
School:  London School of Economics
Major:  Econonic & Comm. Development
Degree: Masters
Sponsor Club:  San Marino
Sponsor Club Representative:  Bill Payne

Anna Casalme
2017-18
School:  Edinburgh
Major:  Maternal & Child Health
Degree:  Masters
Sponsor Club:  Chino
Sponsor Club Representative:  Zeb Welborn

Gaelen S. Moore 
2016-17  
School:  Cambridge
Major:  Disease Prevention & Control 
Degree:  Masters
Sponsor Club:  San Marino
Sponsor Club Representative:  Bill Payne

Jennifer Binley
2016-17 
School:  Cape Town
Major:  Peace and Conflict Resolution
Degree:  Masters 
Sponsor Club:  San Marino
Sponsor Club Representative:  Bill Payne       

Laura Breen
2016-17
School:  Cambridge
Major:  Peace and Conflict Resolution
Degree:  Masters
Sponsor Club:  Claremont Sunrise
Sponsor Club Representative:  Parker Emerson

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