The Rotary Club’s motto is “Service Above Self,” and
Gilroy Rotarians are actively involved in humanitarian,
educational, and cultural programs that touch people's
lives both in the local community and throughout the world.
The Gilroy Rotary Club Scholarships and Awards Program will be offering up to $50,500 in college scholarships to qualified high school seniors graduating in 2016 and entering their first year of college in the fall of 2016, along with Gavilan or Hartnell College graduates who are transferring to a four-year college in the fall of 2016. The scholarships will be as follows:
To qualify for Goldsmith Scholarship, Syngenta/Rotary Flower Sale Scholarships and/or General Scholarships, applicants must live in Gilroy or be attending a Gilroy Unified School District school, have an excellent record of service in the community and/or extracurricular activities, and graduate high school or Gavilan College in June of 2016 with a minimum GPA of 3.0 in the last two years.
To qualify for the Susan J. Seledon Scholarship, applicants must be a South Santa Clara County or North San Benito County resident with attendance at a South Santa Clara County Community College, or Hartnell Community College.
If you’d like to apply for a Gilroy Rotary Club scholarship, you can download an application form. Application packets can also be obtained by calling (408)848-7162 or by picking up a packet at the Gilroy Unified School District, 7810 Arroyo Circle, Gilroy, CA
The deadline to apply is 5:00 PM, Friday, April 21, 2017.