Vocational Training Team Grants

  • based on service delivery and knowledge transfer in one or more of the Six Areas of Focus
  • grants must follow either the global or district grant application process
  • funding is through District Designated Funds Global Grants/World Fund

Six Areas of Focus

Peace & conflict prevention/resolution

Disease prevention & treatment

Water & sanitation

Maternal & child health

Basic education & literacy

Economic & community development

Vocational training teams are groups of professionals traveling abroad to either learn more about their profession or teach local professionals about a particular field and provide humanitarian service in their area of expertise.

The team...

  • May build the capacity of either the team itself or a specific beneficiary community
  • May be carried out in conjunction with a humanitarian project or scholarship
  • May be multi-vocational but must share a common purpose in support of the selected area of focus
  • Must consist of a minimum of one Rotarian team leader and three non-Rotarian team members with no maximum limit of participants
  • Have no restrictions on participant age or length of time for training
  • May have more than one Rotarian participant
  • All participants must have careers linked to goals of the grant but are not required to have the same professions
  • Permit one or more teams to travel under each grant

Group Study Exchange

Although the GSE is phased out, a club (or group of clubs) can apply for a District Grant for a GSE "look-alike" project. All logistics would be the responsibility of the sponsoring clubs. This would follow the District Grant pathway.

Global Grant Vocational Training Team Member Online Application Process

For additional information or to initiate a district application, contact the District 7610 Vocational Team Training Chair Michelle Peters (Meesh)