Rotary Foundation Global Grants is a scholarship program that is funded through Rotary Foundation to fund graduate-level coursework or research for one to four academic years. The grant is designed to support talented students to reach their academic potential. See Also Illinois Wesleyan University Financial Aid for International StudentsIllinois Wesleyan University Scholarships For International Students
Global grants support large international activities with sustainable, measurable outcomes in Rotary’s areas of focus. Read A Guide to Rotary Club Grants for individuals for detailed information on planning your project, applying for a grant to fund it, carrying it out, and reporting on your progress and outcome.
About Rotary Foundation Grants (Study Scholarship)
Rotary Foundation Global Grants will take (Holds) at any approved University located in a country where there is a host Rotary club or district, outside the applicant’s home country.
Level/Fields of Study
The level and field of study include graduate-level coursework or research in one of Rotary’s six areas of focus:
- Peace and conflict prevention/resolution,
- Disease prevention and treatment,
- Water and sanitation,
- Maternal and child health,
- Basic education and literacy,
- Economic and community development.
- Program: Masters/PhD Degrees
- Deadline: Rolling
- Target group: Non-Rotarians sponsored by Rotary District
Global Grants are funded by combining Club funds, District Made Funds (DDF), The Rotary Foundation (TRF) World “Matching” Funds, and in some cases, funds from Cooperating Organizations. Rotary Foundation Global Grants support large international activities with sustainable high-impact outcomes that have a long-term impact.
Rotary Foundation Global Grants Value and Inclusion(s)
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 a 100 per cent World Fund match for all DDF contributions. There is no minimum World Fund match. See alsoQuest University Canada Scholarship 2021/2022 For International Students
What Global Grants Support
Global grants can fund:
- Humanitarian projects
- Scholarships for graduate-level academic studies
- Vocational training teams are groups of professionals who travel abroad either to teach local professionals about their field or to learn more about it themselves.
Candidates from overseas countries who meet the eligibility criteria should apply; please refer to the scholarship page of the Rotary Club/District where you intend to apply. See also DAAD Scholarship For Masters In Germany 2021/2022 For Development Related Postgraduate Course
How to apply for Rotary Foundation Global Grants
Interested applicants can contact their local Rotary clubs via the Rotary Club Locator to inquire about how to be sponsored for the grant.
Global Grant Fund 2022 applications are submitted online. The sponsor clubs or districts create the initial application, and the scholar candidate then completes the scholar profile online.
Global grant scholarship applications are accepted on a rolling basis throughout the year but applications should be submitted at least three months before the scholar’s intended departure date to allow adequate time for Foundation review and processing. **Each Rotary Club/District may have its own specific timeline.
Please kindly visit the official scholarship website for your application and further enquiries, you are expected to follow the application guidelines carefully and make sure you follow the steps as stated: Official Scholarship Website: https://my.rotary.org/en/take-action/apply-grants/global-grants