MADISON, NJ - The Rotary Club of Madison will provide four $1,000 scholarship awards to graduating seniors who exemplify the motto of  "Service Above Self" through their volunteer service activities and actions. Examples would include but not limited to participation in a service club like Interact or Key Club, participating in organized mission trips, volunteering to help others, volunteering at a community organization like the YMCA or food bank, scouting, shoveling sidewalks for seniors, raising money to benefit others, peer mentor programs, tutoring, etc.

Who is Eligible to Apply?
Graduating seniors who live in Madison and attend an accredited high school are eligible to apply. (Does not have to be Madison High School). Financial need is not a consideration.

Four scholarships are based on citizenship and "Service above Self"; for students attending college. One Scholarship is based on citizenship and "Service above Self"; for a student planning to attend business, vocational or technical school. Scholarships may be redirected to others if there are not applicants from both categories.

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How to Apply?
Students apply by completing the online application answering the questions regarding their volunteer and community service activities in and out of school. Applicants should be as thorough and complete as possible describing the activities and or services you provided. If you served in a leadership capacity, please be sure to include that information.

Deadline for submission is Thursday, April 30, 2020
Email Application to: Barry Kroll, Scholarship Chair, at
Or – Snail Mail to: 27 Laurel Way, Madison NJ 07940

Email attachment must be in either doc, docx or pdf format. JPG or Google Doc not accepted for submission. DEADLINE APRIL 30, 2020

Interviews: Applicants selected for consideration will have a personal interview with members of the scholarship selection committee on Tuesday, May 12, 2020 after school.


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