GLOBAL GRANTS

Global grants support large international activities with sustainable, measurable outcomes in Rotary’s . Grant sponsors form international partnerships that respond to real community needs.

WHAT THEY SUPPORT

Global grants can fund these :

  • Humanitarian projects
  • Scholarships for graduate-level academic studies
  • Vocational training teams, which are groups of professionals who travel abroad either to teach local professionals about a particular field or to learn more about their own

HOW TO USE THEM

A key feature of global grants is partnership, between the district or club where the activity is carried out and a district or club in another country. Both sponsors must be  before they can submit an application.

To be successful, your application must:

  • Be sustainable and include plans for long-term success after the global grant funds have been spent
  • Include measurable goals
  • Align with one of our areas of focus
  • Respond to real community needs
  • Actively involve Rotarians and community members
  • Meet the eligibility requirements in the grants 

 are accepted throughout the year and reviewed as they are received.

HOW THEY’RE FUNDED

The minimum budget for a global grant activity is $30,000. The Foundation’s World Fund provides a minimum of $15,000 and maximum of $200,000. Clubs and districts contribute District Designated Funds (DDF) and/or cash contributions that the World Fund matches. DDF is matched at 100% and cash is matched at 50%.