Ambassadorial Scholars

The idea of the Rotary Foundation sponsoring 'Ambassadors of Goodwill' began in 1947 and since then over 31,000 scholars have travelled and studied in over 100 countries. This is one of the largest international scholarship programmes in the world and is the flagship of the Foundation educational programmes. Rotarians act as Counsellors to scholars for their post graduate year. In that time they become very close to the scholar, often resulting in lifetime friendships. Scholars have come from America, Japan, Germany and Brazil.

Ambassadorial Scholars sub-pages:

Sasheenie Moodley

more Sasheenie is sponsored by a Rotary Club in Virginia, USA but is originally from South Africa. She is studying at Oxford to gain a Doctorate of Philosophy. Her subject is social interactions by people with HIV and AIDS .

Patrick Quinton-Brown

more Patrick is at Oxford University studying for a Master of Philosophy in International Relations.

Jessica Leigh

more Jessica is studying environmental change at Oxford University

Carly Hudelson

more Carly Hudelson 2012-13

Tiffany Vogel


Jesse Sullivan


Scott Krenitski

more Ambassadorial Scholar 2010/11

Satoko horii

more Ambassadorial Scholar from Japan

Meganne Torkelson

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Sophia Renz

more Sophia is a Rotary Foundation Global Grant Scholar in 2013/14