The King of Prussia Rotary Club is pleased to invite top graduate students that are continuing their studies abroad in 2013-14 to apply for a $30,000 Global Grant. The grant program is provided by Rotary District 7450, comprising 53 Rotary clubs in the Greater Philadelphia area. The King of Prussia Club will forward the best applications from area students to the District.
The tentative deadline for submission of 2013-2014 Global Grant applications including study proposals to the King of Prussia Rotary Club is December 1, 2011. Applications selected by the King of Prussia Club will be forwarded to the Rotary District 7450 by January 17, 2012 for review. Interviews by the District 7450 Scholarship committee are slated for early February, 2012.
Specific Eligibility Requirements include: Permanent residency in Rotary District 7450; Demonstrated record of high academic achievement; Proficiency in the native language of the host country; Commitment to reside in the host Rotary District where the study will occur; and, commitment to graduate study abroad at a designated university of the student’s choice during 2013-2014 in one of the following areas:
Peace and Conflict Prevention/Resolution
Maternal and Child Health
Water and Sanitation
Disease Prevention and Treatment
Basic Education and Literacy
Economic and Community Development
Checklist for Global Grant Applicants
Personal Letter of Introduction