In 2016 $10,000 in college scholarships were awarded by Palatka Sunrise to traditional and non-traditional students, including one scholarship
specifically for a military veteran.
The scholarship program began in Rotary Year 2000-2001. Since then, our club has awarded more that $100,000 to local students in a wide variety of
The Rotary Club of Palatka Sunrise awards traditional and non-traditional scholarships. Traditional scholarships are presented to students moving directly
from high school to college. These scholarships are usually used for books and tuition.
Non-traditional scholarships are usually awarded to students who have been out of high school for a period of time. These scholarships can be used for
books and tuition or for the purchase of specialized tools, uniforms, child care expenses, or other expenses that may arise.
To apply for a scholarship, please download, complete, and submit the Scholarship Application Package to the Scholarship Review Committee by the designated deadline
in the Application Instruction Sheet.
- 2017 Scholarship Application Package (PDF file)
Includes Introduction Letter, Scholarship Application, Recommendation Form and Academic Background Form. Two (2) completed Recommendation
forms are required.
All application packages should be mailed to:
The Rotary Club of Palatka Sunrise
Post Office Box 2343
Palatka, FL 32178
No applications will be accepted past the deadline date of May 12, 2017.