Rotary Scholarships, funded by Global Grants, are awarded for overseas graduate study. All studies fit within Rotary's seven areas of focus.
In Rotary District 1090 we are fortunate to host a large number of Rotary Scholars each year, studying at one of the five universities in our district. We are also able to fund one scholarship each year.
Here are the Profiles of the 23 Scholars we are hosting this year:
Please visit our Rotary Scholars website to read about the scholarship opportunities
and the past Rotary Scholars hosted and funded by District 1090.
updated October 2023
more Six zoom events to hear our Rotary Scholars speak
more Organised by the District Foundation Committee to inform the members about The Rotary Foundation and how it can support Rotary club activities in the Thames Valley.
more Information for members, less interesting for the public. Mostly about giving to the Rotary Foundation.
more Rotary's remarkable commitment. Working with an incredible network of people, we really are so close to eradicating polio.
more a reminder on how funds are spent and how we can continue to give to the Foundation
more Peace and Conflict Prevention/Resolution is a top priority for members of Rotary and one of the organisation's seven Areas of Focus.
more Our Vocational Training Team was established in 2013, with its first visits in 2014, followed by visits each year since then
more Humanitarian grants from the Rotary Foundation enable Rotarians to support service projects that provide water wells, medical care, literacy classes and other essentials to people in need. Rotarian participation is key to the project's success.
back The Rotary Foundation is a not for profit corporation enabling Rotarians and their partners to achieve sustainable solutions to global problems. Widely recognised as being in the top 5 for Best Value Charity Giving, it celebrated its 1st 100 years in 2017