About Rotary

Rotary is a worldwide organization of business and professional leaders that provides humanitarian service, encourages high ethical standards in all vocations, and helps build goodwill and peace in the world. Approximately 1.2 million Rotarians belong to more than 31,000 Rotary clubs located in 166 countries.  The Rotary Club of Lake Hickory is committed to the motto "Service Above Self" and strives to enrich our community by giving our time, talents and charitable gifts in the name of Rotary.

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The application process is open for the 2019 Rotary Club of Lake Hickory scholarship program.

This application must be postmarked no later than March 25th, 2019 to be considered. Mail your application to Rotary Club of Lake Hickory, c/o William Gruman, Scholarship Committee Chairperson, 120 33Rd Ave. NW, Hickory, NC 28601.

A student need not apply if he or she is a child of a Rotarian.

To be considered for a scholarship, applicants must be in the upper fifth (20%) of their graduating class, attend a high school in Catawba County, and thoroughly explain financial need. After these three criteria are met, the motto of Rotary International, “Service Above Self”, will be the major basis for selection. “Service Above Self” loosely interpreted, means contributions to school, church, and community.

Please visit this page to view the instructions and download the application.

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