Posted by Deb Wilson on Nov 05, 2019
The District 5400 Scholarship Committee is proud to announce the Global Grant Scholar Candidate competition.
The District 5400 Scholarship Committee is proud to announce the Global Grant Scholar Candidate competition.  Applications are due by January 1, 2020.  The application in both Word and PDF form is attached.  Please note that applicants that are related to a Rotarian as explained in requirement #1 are not eligible to apply.  Please be sure to click on the link to the Rotary Global Grant Page (included in Application information below for specific requirements for application.)
Here are the requirements for application:

Rotary District 5400 Global Grant (2020-2021)

Scholar Candidate Application

Applications must be received by district 5400 chair: JANUARY 1, 2020
The Rotary District 5400 Global Grant Scholarship may be used to fund graduate-level study at a recognized university outside the U.S that supports the Object of Rotary and the Mission of The Rotary Foundation (  Applicants:
  1. May not be a Rotarian; an employee of a club,  district, or other Rotary Entity, or of Rotary International; a spouse, a lineal descendant (child or grandchild by blood or any legally adopted child), a spouse of a lineal descendant, or an ancestor (parent or grandparent by blood) of any living person in the above two categories. Persons ineligible under this policy remain ineligible for 36 months after a Rotarian resigns his or her club membership;
  2. Will study in one of The Rotary Foundation’s six areas of focus leading to a sustainable  outcome;
  3. Will be available for an interview with the Rotary District 5400 Global Grant Scholar committee.
  4. Will make separate application to The Rotary Foundation if selected by Rotary District 5400, understanding that the scholarship award is subject to approval by The Rotary Foundation;
  5. Agree to serve as an ambassador for Rotary International and for Rotary District 5400; this could include being assigned a mentor to assist the recipient in securing speaking and networking engagements at club meetings and district events.
  6. Will provide documentation of expenses, and report as required by The Rotary Foundation and Rotary District 5400.
For more information about Rotary Foundation global grant scholarships, go to:
Applications must be received via e-mail and/or postmarked by January 1, 2020.  Applications may be sent electronically to or by mail to Debra Wilson, 704 Ash St. S, Kimberly, ID 83341.  Please do not hesitate to contact me at 208-732-6245 if you have any questions.