Woonsocket Rotary Charitable

Foundation Scholarship


The Woonsocket Rotary Charitable Foundation Scholarship Award is presented to graduating student of Beacon Charter High School, Burrillville High School, Mount St. Charles Academy, North Smithfield Senior High School, The Woonsocket Area Career & Technical Center, or Woonsocket Senior High School.

In addition to the school requirements above, students must supply the following requirements:

  1. Be recommended by a teacher at the applicant’s school who has taught or supervised the applicant in a class or program.
  2. Intend to pursue higher education by enrolling in an accredited two or four year college or university, or an accredited technical career training program.
  3. Write and attach an original 500-word essay as to “Why I want to continue my education in my chosen field; and, how, based on the Spirit of Rotary, my work in my chosen field could eventually benefit my community, my nation and /or mankind”. The essay must be clear and coherent and must address the above subject. Learn more about the spirit of Rotary by visiting www.WoonsocketRotary.com or www.Rotary.org .
  4. Also attach applicant’s high school transcript and the recommendation of the sponsoring teacher.
Scholarship selection is not based solely on class ranking.

Please click on the follow link (Click Here) to download the scholarship application.