The program builds international understanding and fosters development while strengthening higher education in low-income countries.
It also aims to establish ties between higher-education institutions, leading to the exchange of ideas and information worldwide.
Grant recipients must teach subjects relevant to the local population’s needs and contribute to the area's socioeconomic development. Each year, about 20 grants are awarded.
How to apply:
Applications must be made through a local Rotary club. Club candidates go on to compete at the district level.
Application deadlines vary, so prospective applicants should contact their local club for this information.
Club deadlines for awards will generally be set between 1 March and 15 July.
RI World Headquarters
One Rotary Center
1560 Sherman Ave.
Evanston, IL 60201, USA
Fax: 847-328-8554 or 847-328-8281