Scholarships

Rotary Global Grant Scholarships, USA.

Scholarship Description:

Rotary Global Grant Scholarships 2024-24, USA. is open for International Students . The scholarship allows Masters level programm(s) in the field of All Subjects taught at Rotary Foundation . The deadline of the scholarship is 30 Jun 2024.

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.

Key Facts

  • Partial Funding
  • Rotary Foundation
  • Masters
  • All Subjects
  • International Students
  • USA
  • 30/06/2024

Degree Level:

Rotary Global Grant Scholarships 2024-24, USA. is available to undertake Masters level programs at Rotary Foundation.

Available Subjects:

Following subject are available to study under this scholarship program.

  • All Subjects

Scholarship Benefits:

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.

Eligible Nationalities:

This scholarship is open to international students.

Eligibility Criteria:

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.

Requirements of Rotary Global Grant Scholarships 2024-24, USA:

  • Applicants must be proficient in English and meet the minimum language proficiency requirements for the university they plan to attend.
  • Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree or equivalent in a related field.
  • Applicants must have been accepted or applied for admission to a graduate-level program at a university located in one of the approved Rotary International Districts in the USA.
  • Applicants must have a strong commitment to international understanding and peace.
  • Applicants must demonstrate leadership skills and a commitment to community service.
  • Applicants must have a plan to participate in Rotary club activities and events during their scholarship period.
  • Applicants must have a well-defined career objective and plan to return to their home country or region after completing their studies.

Application Procedure:

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 grants terms and conditions

Applications are accepted throughout the year and are reviewed as they’re received. Learn more about the Global Grant Lifecycle.

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.

Rotary Global Grant Scholarships

FAQS of Rotary Global Grant Scholarships 2024-24, USA

Here are some frequently asked questions (FAQs) about Rotary Global Grant Scholarships 2024-24 in the USA:

What is the application deadline for Rotary Global Grant Scholarships 2024-24?

The application deadline may vary depending on the specific scholarship program and university. Applicants should check with their local Rotary club or district for more information.

How do I apply for a Rotary Global Grant Scholarship?

Applicants must apply through their local Rotary club or district. The application process may vary depending on the specific scholarship program and university. Applicants should carefully review the requirements and application procedures of the scholarship program they are interested in.

What expenses does the scholarship cover?

The scholarship may cover tuition and fees, room and board, round-trip transportation, and other educational expenses. The specific expenses covered may vary depending on the scholarship program and university.

Can I apply for a Rotary Global Grant Scholarship if I am not a Rotary member?

Yes, non-Rotary members may apply for the scholarship, but they must have a sponsor Rotary club or district.

Can I apply for the scholarship if I am already enrolled in a graduate program?

It depends on the specific scholarship program and university. Some programs may accept applicants who are already enrolled in a graduate program, while others may require applicants to apply before enrolling in a graduate program.

How are scholarship recipients selected?

Scholarship recipients are selected based on their academic achievements, leadership skills, community service, and commitment to international understanding and peace. The selection process may vary depending on the specific scholarship program and university.