PDG Rick Benson has announced the details of a $10,000 scholarship

The Rotary District 7980 Service Above Self Scholarship is awarded to students who demonstrate high levels of service activity along with scholarship excellence. Service includes work at local or international levels. The value of the scholarship is $10,000 for the 2014-15 academic year for study domestically or abroad in an undergraduate or graduate school.


Two Scholarships will be awarded. Candidates must currently be at the college freshman or higher level. Students must apply through a Rotary club.  All candidates must be interviewed and endorsed by a Rotary club. Rotary clubs may endorse up to 2 candidates.  Rotary Club Scholarship Chairs should submit the candidates' applications and endorsement to District Scholarship Chair Dave Wolfe: dwolfe.rotary@gmail.com.


Applications and other forms are available on the District 7980 website www.rotarydistrict7980.org - Programs: The Rotary Foundation: Grants/Scholarships. The District deadline for applications is May 1. Applicants in North Haven may write to North Haven Rotary Club, P.O. Box 202, North Haven, CT 06473.