Club Projects > Rotarians Supporting Women Scholarship

 
 

Application and all required documents must be submitted by April 1, 2019.

Background

The Rotarians Supporting Women Committee was established in 2016 within the Iowa City Noon Rotary Club. It is our hope that the recipient of this scholarship will use the opportunity for post high school education to develop new skills that can be used to live the ideal characteristics of Rotary.

Eligibility

To be eligible to apply, an applicant must be a woman who wishes to continue her education. Students must be planning to attend an accredited trade, vocational, secondary school, college or university. Applicant must be a Johnson County resident at the time of application, and will be attending a school or program in Iowa. While this is open to all people, preference will be given to those pursing vocational and/or trade programs. There will be no discrimination in the selection of the recipient in respect to race, religion, creed, color, or Rotary membership of relatives.

Selection of School

Applicant must be accepted to any licensed or accredited trade or vocational school, college or university. Funding will be presented directly to the school the recipient attends.

The Scholarship Award

Each year an award of $1,000 will be awarded. The award may be used to cover the cost of tuition or required costs, fees and expenses; it cannot be used to cover room & board.

Application Process

Click here to download the application form.

Completed applications should be submitted, by mail, to:
Christina Kimerle
PO Box 1345
Iowa City, IA 52244

All required documents must be submitted by April 1. Once applications are reviewed by the committee, personal interviews will be scheduled for those applicants who are selected to proceed with the interview process. Personal interviews will take place mid-April. The decision of the committee will be announced by April 30. Awards will be mailed directly to the applicant’s school by June 1.