Every year Moraga Rotary and The Rotary Foundation provides the following
scholarships to students and business people who qualify. If you have an
interest in these, visit the Contact Us page and let us know.
Royal is a leadership training program for high school juniors, funded and run
by Rotary District 5160. Founded in 1979, Camp Royal has become one of the top
leadership camps for incoming high school seniors in the country.
Moraga Rotary provides
scholarships to Campolindo High School juniors to attend Camp Royal every June.
For more information, contact us, or visit the Rotary
District 5160 website, at the link below.
Student leaders from throughout the district attend to develop advanced skills
with help from Rotarians, professional counselors, educators and keynote
speakers. And a day in the "Ropes Course" lets students experience team
building and successful cooperation.
program is held mid-June in the Trinity Alps, and is a concentrated, energy packed week of information, ideas and
strategies that will help the camper return to his/her school and be a more
The Camp's goals are:
To offer advanced leadership skills to young
men and women who have had experience in leadership positions.
To emphasize cooperation, team building, excellent ethics and
creativity in leadership.
To broaden their knowledge of various
vocations through interaction with Rotarians of District 5160.
To assist the campers to realize their great
potentials, and break through the barriers to success.
To actively apply their new leadership skills
when they return to school.
Camp Venture for Business Entrepreneurs
Venture is a
five day training
and motivational camp for high school juniors that are interested in
pursuing a career in business, particularly as entrepreneurs.
funded and run by Rotary District
5160, and is
held in late
June at the Maritime Academy California State University in Vallejo.
Students, sponsored by
their local Rotary Clubs, have the opportunity to interact with
experienced business people and meet with other students in District
5160 who have similar interests.
occasionally provides scholarships to Campolindo High School juniors to
attend Camp Venture in June. For more information, contact
us, or visit the Rotary District 5160
website, at the link below.
Campolindo High School
Moraga Rotary provides one $1,000 cash
scholarship and one $1,500 cash achievement scholarship in honor of past president Mary
Elena Dochterman, to Campolindo seniors who meet our qualifications.
Applicants must have at least a 3.0 grade
average in "core" subjects, or
3.0 or higher during his/her 10th and 11th grades,
and plan to attend college. They must submit
two short essays, not to exceed 250 words, describing your community service
activities during the last 3 years, and describing your planned use of financial
assistance for college.
The Campolindo counselors will select the 3
most qualified applicants for the Rotary scholarship, and Moraga Rotary Club will select the recipients
of the scholarships after interviews. The successful applicants will be
chosen on the basis of need and community service. The Mary Elena
Dochterman scholarship recipient will be selected after interviews by the
Dochterman family and Moraga Rotary. The successful applicant will be chosen
on the basis of achievements per the application requirements.
To apply, print this
Moraga Rotary Application Form, or
Dochterman Application Form, or both. Feel free to
Contact Us for an application form.
Global Grant Scholarships:
Moraga Rotary recently sponsored one Global
Grant Scholar who attended the London School of Hygiene and Tropical
Medicine and attained a Master's Degree. For more information, visit
the Rotary District 5160 or the Rotary
International website links below.
Group Study Exchanges:
For more information, visit
the Rotary District 5160 or the Rotary International website links below.