Rotary Foundation Scholarships

Level of study
Any Postgraduate, Any Undergraduate
Subject area
Arts and Law, Engineering and Physical Sciences, Life and Environmental Sciences, Medical and Dental Sciences, Social Sciences
EU, Overseas (Non-EU), UK
Type of Award
Deadline for applying
None. Open all year.

Award Description

From scholarships to a local music camp to full graduate fellowships, Rotary offers many ways to support your education. 

For young leaders who embody our belief of service above self, many local Rotary clubs provide academic scholarships for undergraduate, graduate, and even international study to students in their area.

Value of Award

Dependent on personal circumstances. Scholarships last from one to four years and can include an entire degree program. Global grant scholarships are funded using cash or District Designated Funds matched by the World Fund.

Eligibility Criteria

The scholarships are open to anyone, except Rotary members and their families. The applicant must be from the local Rotary Club area.

Global grants are for graduate students studying abroad in one of Rotary's Six Causes:

  • Promoting peace
  • Fighting disease
  • Providing clean water, sanitation, and hygiene
  • Saving mothers and children
  • Supporting education
  • Growing local economies

How to Apply

For available scholarships, and the application process, please see the Rotary Foundation website.