It is that time of year again!

Waterville Sunrise Rotary is looking for graduating students in the Waterville area for our scholarship!

Do you know any seniors starting college in the Fall who could benefit from additional financial assistance?

Please share the application information below with any exceptional young people in the area who actively contribute to our community.  We want to recognize one of these students and help them as they continue to make our world a better place.

This year’s theme is “Rotary Opens Opportunities,” and we want to know how people are Opening Opportunities for those around them, and around the world.  

We look forward to reading those applications!

Scholarship Application 

The deadline for this scholarship is JUNE 15, 2021!!

Thanks for sharing!


Waterville Sunrise Rotary Club

c/o Erin Conner, PO Box 1763, Waterville, ME 04903-1763 or
Waterville Sunrise Rotary Club is seeking applications in our search for a recipient of the scholarship that we award annually to a local student. This year’s theme is “Rotary Opens Opportunities.” Attached is the 2021 application open to all local graduating high school students. Please note that Rotary selects a new theme each year which creates the focus for the students’ essay. Feel free to reach out to us with any questions you may have; contact information is below.

Instruction for application: 

The Waterville Sunrise Rotary Club is seeking applicants for this $500 scholarship renewable up to four years for a total of $2,000. The applications must be received digitally or postmarked by June 15, 2021. Our scholarship committee will then select a recipient from the applications submitted.
Applicants will be notified of our selection by July 1, 2021. This scholarship is open to all graduating students from Lawrence, Messalonskee, Waterville, Winslow High Schools, Temple Academy, Erskine Academy, Maine Academy of Natural Science, and Maine Arts Academy.
Thank you for joining us in the support of post-secondary education in our local school systems.

Best Regards,

Erin Conner (

Waterville Sunrise Rotary Club

Scholarship Committee