The Rotary Foundation Education Programs

Post Graduate Global Grant Scholarships

The District 9800 Post Graduate Global outbound scholarship is funded  by  a Global Grant to a value agreed annually. Applicants must study for a postgraduate degree in support of one of the six focus areas as defined by TRF which are:

  • Peace and conflict prevention / resolution.

  • Disease prevention and treatment.

  • Water and sanitation.

  • Maternal and child health.

  • Basic education and literacy.

  • Economic and community development.

Opportunities for your Club within the Scholarship program are to:

  • Invite an inbound scholar to speak at a Club meeting or special function.

  • Provide a counsellor for an inbound scholar during their stay and involve the Club in hospitality – but not accommodation.

Chair: PDG Keith Ryall (Carlton)
Committee: PDG Keith Ryall, DRFC PDG Dennis Shore, DG Bronwyn Stephens, DGE Grant Hocking, DGN Philip Archer,Bob Fels, Rob Helme, Past Scholar Lien Trinh

Rotary World Peace Fellows

  • A fully funded two-year Master’s degree, at a Rotary Foundation selected Academic Peace Centre at one of six prestigious Universities throughout the world.

  • Applications close on May 15, 2019 for study in 2019-2020.

Rotary Peace and Conflict Study Program for Professional Development

  • A three-month Certificate Course in Conflict Resolution and Peace Buildng held in Thailand, at the Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok.

  • Applications close on May 15, 2019 for study in  2020.

            Chair: Rob Helme (Melbourne)

            Committee: DG Bronwyn Stephens, DGE Grant Hocking, DGN Philip Archer,IPDG Peter Frueh, PDG Julie Mason, PDG Keith Ryall, DRFC PDG Dennis Shore, Bob Fels, and a previous Peace Fellow.

Our District success rate leads the world, in fact the only District to successfully nominate one scholar every year. Let’s keep it that way. Committee members will help you; just ask. In keeping with our commitment to this program and what it stands for, US$25,000 will be contributed annually to the Peace Builder District program.