The Reading Rotary Club is pleased to communicate to Reading Memorial High School Seniors the opportunity to apply for the 2016 Service Above Self Scholarship. The application is located below. This $10,000 scholarship will be awarded to one high school senior from one of the 42 Rotary Clubs in district 7930. The Reading Rotary Club is a member of District 7930.
The purpose of the Service Above Self scholarship from Rotary D7930 is as follows:
- Recognize an outstanding high school senior who has demonstrated his/hercommitment to Service Above Self in their community, a town or city within Rotary District 7930, and financially assist the recipient with his/her future studies with this $10,000 award.
- Instill, in the recipient, the Rotary ideal of Service Above Self through active involvement in a variety of Rotary activities and projects.
- Encourage the recipient to dedicate his/her personal and professional life to improving the quality of life of people in their local community and beyond.
- Develop leadership skills of the recipient in order to address humanitarian needs in his/her community and the world.
- Foster a lifelong association between Rotary International and the recipient.
To be eligible for this scholarship, please complete the attached scholarship below and submit it to Superintendent of Schools John Doherty at the Reading Public School Administration Offices, 82 Oakland Road, Reading, MA., no later than May 1, 2016.