The Rotary Club of Toronto Scholarship is a four-year tuition scholarship of up to $10,000 a year. It is awarded to an outstanding student graduating from a Municipality of Toronto High School with an Ontario Secondary School Diploma. The applicant must demonstrate financial need, academic excellence, leadership and breadth and depth of community service.
Criteria – all must be met by the applicant:
A) Attend a University or a publically funded College of Applied Arts and Technology in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). The GTA is defined as the Municipalities of Toronto, Durham, Halton, Peel and York
B) Provide evidence of financial need
C) Have high school grades with an average of 80% and above, resulting in your acceptance to a post-secondary program
D) Demonstrate leadership in your school and community activities
A) Complete the entire Application Form. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Information can be input directly into this word document.
B) The Applicant's Essay (page 6) must be original thoughts of the applicant, in the applicant's own words, written by the applicant, using at least a 12-point font.
C) Letters of Recommendation (pages 6 and 7) must be in at least a 12-point font.
D) The Applicant should attach an official transcript of grades from all high school years.
E) Final Candidates must attend a personal interview with the Scholarship Committee.
Application Submission and Deadline
Your Application Form with all attachments must be in one pdf document and attached to an email sent to Pauline Lyons, Chair of the Rotary Club of Toronto Scholarship Committee. The NEW DEADLINE for receipt is Monday, JUNE 1, 2020.