Sponsored by Rotary District 6270
(Rotary Clubs of Southeastern Wisconsin, USA) 
NOTE: Applicant cannot be a Rotarian or be related to a Rotarian but can be a member of Rotaract. To be eligible, applicant must be a resident in the geographical area of District 6270 or have strong ties to SE Wisconsin (see District 6270 map). Experience (professional or volunteer) in the field of study is required. All fellowship/scholarship/stipend funding opportunities must relate to one of Rotary’s Six Areas of Focus.
District 6270 Global Grant Scholarship (GGS):  A Global Grant Scholarship must be for a graduate level program overseas, not in the United States, and must align closely with one of RI’s Areas of Focus. Applicants must hold at least an undergraduate degree or anticipate graduation within the current year. Application deadline will be announced when scholarships become available.
District 6270 Short-Term Scholarly Stipend:  Occasionally, when funds are available and when the District 6270 Board of Directors authorizes it, a short-term scholarly stipend is available for graduate-level students to pursue travel or undertake limited research in support of their graduate program. When available, such opportunities are advertised here.
Rotary Peace Fellowships:  Each year, Rotary awards up to 100 fully funded fellowships for dedicated leaders from around the world to study at one of six peace campuses / programs throughout the world. At least three years of working experience related to peace/conflict resolution are required. Program is international in scope and highly competitive.  District endorsement is required, and districts must submit their endorsement decisions to The Rotary Foundation by 1 July. Click here for detailed information. Application deadline is May 15, 2021.
Local Scholarships:  Local Rotary clubs within District 6270 typically offer annual scholarships of various types which require residency in specific geographical areas. Additionally, local clubs fund education opportunities. Check the web sites of clubs to ascertain availability (see the club locator on this site).
To learn more about the criteria, process, eligibility, etc., see links at left OR contact Rotary International District 6270 Scholarship Chair, Larry Myers (414-915-3040 or
FOR ROTARIANS:    WHAT can I do?  HOW can I help?
  • Promote scholarship opportunities and recruit candidates (local universities or colleges, scholars or community, locally & globally focused businesses)
  • Direct candidates to District 6270 web site and mentor applicant; invite to your Rotary club meeting
  • Volunteer to serve on the District 6270 Scholarships Committee
Contact:  Rotary International District 6270 Scholarship Chair, Larry Myers (414-915-3040 or