Weekly Bulletin: Issue 03, 24th Jul 2015
District Grants (Stage 1) Application 2015-16 (Deadline: 28 August 2015, Friday)
Dear Club Presidents, I am pleased to inform you that the District Grants (Stage 1) for Rotary year 2015-16 is now available for your application and the deadline is 28 August, 2015 (Friday).
District Grant enables our District to support local and international projects, scholarships, vocational training teams, and related travel. In Rotary year 2015-16, total District Grants funds available is about US$113,364.
US$35,000 of the District Grants has been reserved for scholarship and vocational training teams. The balance of US$78,364 and is to be used in funding some district or club projects.
The maximum grant per application is US$6,000 or 50% of proposed budget of the project, whichever is lower. Please note that District Grant only supports projects which must not have started already and should be completed by 31 March 2016. The projects should also be initiated by the clubs themselves and not by a third party or other NGOs. There should be active participation by members of the clubs. (….read more)