THE ROTARY CLUB OF LONG EATON
The Smith-Young Scholarship Fund

This scholarship is awarded in May on an annual basis. The award is open to persons between the age of 14 and 20 on 1st January 2018, who are resident in, or enrolled at a place of education in, the areas of Long Eaton, Breaston or Sawley.

The scholarship is worth up to 500 and is not awarded on the basis of the neediest case but on the ‘best use of the award’. The award must be used by the 30th November 2018, or as agreed by the award committee.

The award committee may decide to divide the award to more than one applicant.

OBLIGATIONS OF AWARDEE
The only obligation of the awardee is to speak for about fifteen minutes at a meeting of our club on the use made of the award.

METHOD OF APPLICATION  - Closing date for an application is 30th April 2018.
      1) Complete the application form below. It may be photocopied.

      2) Attach an essay not exceeding 250 words on the proposed use of the award.

      3) Send both of these to:

Rotarian: Barbara James, Posey Cottage, Posey Lane, Aston on Trent, Derby DE72 2DT

E-mail barbaralesleyjames@gmail.com

NOTES
      1) The successful applicant should be notified by 19th May 2018

      2) Unsuccessful candidates should be notified by 26th May 2018

      3) Short-listed candidates may be asked for more information.

      4) Neither the Rotary Club of Long Eaton, nor any of its members, either individually or collectively, accepts
          any liability whatsoever arising from this scholarship award.

      5) The decision of the Rotary Club of Long Eaton is final.

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APPLICATION FORM-THE SMITH YOUNG SCHOLARSHIP 2018

 

Forename................................            Surname................................

Address.......................................................................................................................

...............................................................................................Postcode......................

Telephone...................................       Date of birth................................

I wish to apply for the above scholarship and attach my essay setting out how I would use the money.
I will abide by the conditions.

 

Signed.........................................