The Gateway Foundation is a nonprofit and tax-exempt organization which provides a six scholarships annually. It is funded by annual Rotary fundraising projects and generous contributions from Rotarians and other community members.
Applications are accepted each May from graduating seniors at the following local high schools: Brattleboro Union, Hinsdale, Leland and Gray, and the Austine School. Criteria for the awards are academic achievement, financial need, and community service, all of which are weighed evenly.
Applications are available online (see downloads on the left side of this page) or at school guidance departments, and must be submitted to:
PO Box 6433
Brattleboro, VT 05302-6433
Also available online (see downloads on the left side of this page) is a Financial Assistance Questionnaire Form for parents/guardians to complete.
Contributions are always welcome. Gifts in memory of a loved one are encouraged. The world's future depends upon the scholars we help. Please send your contributions to The Gateway Foundation, P.O. Box 6433, Brattleboro, VT 05302.
Please note: The Gateway Foundation is not affiliated with Rotary International's Rotary Foundation. They are two separate entities.
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For more information, email Rotarian June Howe.