ALAMO HEIGHTS ROTARY CLUB SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
ROTARY YEAR (& SCHOOL YEAR) 2016-2017
The Alamo Heights Rotary Club completed its 2016-2017 scholarship program that provided one $2500.00 and eight $2000.00 scholarships to graduating high school seniors and thirty $500.00 scholarships to recipients from alternative schools and similar programs.
The $2500.00 and $2000.00 scholarships were selected from 53 applicants from 29 area high schools. The selections were made by committee review evaluating individual scholarship, leadership, community service, hardship, work experience and personal accomplishments. The scholarship with the highest total score in the process received the $2500.00 award.
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 $750.00 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) 2017-2018
If you are a graduating senior from a high school within the greater San Antonio area, class of 2018, and desire to apply for a scholarship, please the Letter of Instruction and the Application Form from the two links below will be updated from last years information in September 2017 and submit them in accordance with the instructions. Note again: The letters below are for last year’s applications and are there for information purposes only at this time.
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 2018-2019 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 Office of Financial Assistance for consideration by DATE TO BE PUBLISHED ( 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 SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
The Rotary Youth Exchange Scholarship Program provides opportunities for study abroad for an entire year or one month summer programs for those between the ages of 15 to 18.5 by 8/31/18.
View links/contacts on the following flier: rye-poster-by-ammo