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Rotary Club Seeks Scholarship Applicants

The Memphis Rotary Club is seeking applicants for the 2012-2013 Rotary Foundation Ambassadorial Scholarships. The scholarships, which are designed to further international understanding and goodwill, provide for study aboard in more than 160 countries where Rotary clubs are located.

During their studies abroad, Rotary Foundation Ambassadorial Scholars act as “ambassadors of goodwill.” Scholars will represent their homelands and work to further international understanding through appearances before Rotary clubs and districts, schools, civic organizations and other forums.

Academic-Year Ambassadorial Scholarships are for one academic year abroad and provide funding for round-trip transportation, tuition and fees, room, board, some educational supplies and language training up to a maximum award of $27,000 or its equivalent.

The applications can be downloaded from the Rotary International website,, and are due to the Memphis Rotary Club by April 1.

Posted by Kristen Posey-Russell at 12:48 PM


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