Apply For Scholarship

Application is closed until Feb 1, 2025


Scholarship applications must be mailed or uploaded by the postmark deadline of APRIL 15! (Deadline extended due to FAFSA delays.)

The Saratoga Springs Rotary Education Foundation awards $85,000 each year through a
variety of scholarships. The value of the individual scholarships ranges from $2,500 to $20,000.
Now is the time to apply!

Questions about the application process? Contact


Applying online will allow you to submit your scholarship application
online and upload the required documents for review by our selection
committee. You will be notified after all required documents have been
submitted if you are selected for an in-person interview.

To be eligible, students must:


  • Be a high school senior living within the Saratoga Springs City School District; OR
  • Be a high school senior graduating from any private or public high school within the geographical boundaries of the Saratoga Springs City School District, or a person who lives within the school district who is completing a high school equivalency credential; AND
  • Plan to pursue a degree at an accredited 2- or 4-year college or post-secondary vocational educational institution

Applications are evaluated based on a combination of the following criteria:

  • Financial Need
  • Community service
  • Extracurricular and work activities
  • Academic record

Here’s the timeline:

  • February 1 — Application process opens
  • April 15 — All applications must be uploaded
  • April/May— Finalists will be invited to a personal interview with the Scholarship Committee
  • June 20 — Scholarship recipients are invited to attend the awards dinner held at Skidmore College where scholarship awards will be announced

Click on the application link above for all the details and share the link with an amazing student you know.