ALAMO HEIGHTS ROTARY CLUB SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
ROTARY YEAR (& SCHOOL YEAR) 2017-2018
The Alamo Heights Rotary Club completed its 2017-2018 scholarship program that provided nine $2000.00 scholarships to graduating high school seniors and 40 $500.00 scholarships to recipients from alternative schools and similar programs.
The $2000.00 scholarships were selected from 57 applicants from 23 area high schools. The selections were made by committee review evaluating individual scholarship, leadership, community service, hardship, work experience and personal accomplishments.
The $500.00 awards were made to selected schools that provided programs to advance vocational training, completion of GED requirements and other individuals seeking to advance their education in local colleges and specialty schools. The programs include: Adult Education NEISD; Family Support Services (Single Parenting Program) NEISD; Academy of Creative Education NEISD; Tourism, Hospitality and Culinary Arts St. Philips College and the Healy-Murphy Center. Additional awards of $1000.00 each were provided the Adult Education Program NEISD and the Healy-Murphy Center for the purpose of assisting students in the cost of GED examinations.
ROTARY YEAR (& SCHOOL YEAR) 2019-2020
If you are a graduating senior from a high school within the greater San Antonio area, class of 2020, and desire to apply for an Alamo Heights Rotary Club scholarship, please see the Letter of Instruction and complete the Application Form from the two links below and submit the application in accordance with the instructions. Applications must be postmarked no later than April 15, 2020, or the application may be sent by email to: Kwgraham@wggwealth.com no later than April 15, 2020. (Submission date was extended and alternate submission method added due to current COVID-19 situation).
ALAMO HEIGHTS ROTARY CLUB SCHOLARSHIPS TO THE UNIVERSITY OF THE INCARNATE WORD
In addition to the scholarships desribed above, and in coordination with the University of the Incarnate Word (UIW) and in partnership with Alamo Heights Rotary Club, graduating seniors from Alamo Heights High School are eligible to apply for the Alamo Heights Rotary Club Scholarship for the 2020-2021 academic year.
The University of Incarnate Word will select the recipients based on criteria met from submitted applications. UIW will award 3 winners with $2,500 each from the Alamo Heights Rotary Club and $2,500 matched by UIW funds. These funds are not renewable. Please complete this application and return to the UIW Office of Financial Assistance for consideration ( Please do NOT send the applications for this specific scholarship to the Alamo Heights Rotary Club). Link: see UIW Website Scholarship page.
THE ROTARY YOUTH EXCHANGE & GLOBAL GRANT SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMS
The Rotary Youth Exchange Scholarship Program provides opportunities for study abroad for an entire High School year or one month summer programs for those between the ages of 15 to 18.5 . View link/contacts on the flyer: RYE Scholarship Program
The Rotary Foundation Global Scholar Grant for Graduate Study is available for Master’s Level degree candidates. View link/contacts on the flier: Global Scholar Flyer