Rotary Scholarship Objectives

OBJECT OF THE ROTARY FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMS

• Increase awareness of and respect for cultural differences by sending Ambassadors of Goodwill to study in another country;

• Instill in scholars the Rotary ideal of “Service Above Self” through active participation in Rotary service projects;

• Encourage scholars to dedicate their personal and professional lives to improving the quality of life for the people of their home community and country;

• Develop leaders who can address the humanitarian needs of the world community;

• Impact all areas of the world through a balanced geographical distribution of scholars;

• Encourage Rotarians worldwide to increase the educational opportunities for scholars from low-income countries, and
• Foster a lifelong association between Rotary and its scholars.

ROTARY SCHOLARS Creating “POCKETS OF PEACE” through:

• International exchange of IDEAS

• Building meaningful international FRIENDSHIPS

• Sharing the universal love of FAMILY

• Combining service and intellectual pursuits to create understanding and GOOD WILL