Global Scholarship Funding

NOTE: The deadline for this award has passed (January 19, 2024)

Award Quick Look

Deadline: Friday, January 19, 2024

Amount: $30,000 US

Student Status: Full Time

Type: External


  • Canadian
  • International
  • Permanent Resident


  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management


  • School of Graduate Studies

Global Grant Scholarships  support full-time, in-person graduate study in one of The Rotary Foundation’s seven areas of focus by students from District 5360 at universities outside of Canada. Preference may be given to students starting new programs of study, normally at the master’s level. The Rotary Foundation’s seven areas of focus 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, and
  • Supporting the environment.


  • Area of study must start after July 1, 2024.
  • Rotarians, descendants of Rotarians, or ancestors of Rotarians are not eligible for this scholarship.

Value: $30,000 US

Deadline: January 19

Application package must include the following:

  • A completed application form,
  • Copies of university transcripts,
  • Your CV, and
  • 2 confidential letters of reference that speak to your involvement in one of The Rotary Foundation's areas of focus.

Application link, form, instructions and other information can be found on Rotary 5360 website.