Inaugural Alumni Newsletter

The first Alumni newsletter is now available on the website.  In order to view the newsletter, go to the Alumni page and click on the newsletter page or follow this link 

GRSP Makes Decision to Suspend Class of 2020-21 Due to Pandemic

On Friday, May 22nd the officers and directors of GRSP announced their difficult decision to suspend the GRSP program for this incoming year. This decision follows the lead of Rotary International who has paused international travel and programs through 2020. GRSP respects the concerns for health and safety and wants to discourage any additional transmission […]

As Universities Close Students Prepare to Return Home

The Executive Directors discussed via conference call the need to address the situation of GRSP students who may wish to return to their home country in light of the corona virus pandemic.   It was decided that we need to be sensitive to each student, their parents’ wishes, and their home country’s mandates. This situation is […]


Dear GRSP Family, As the COVID-19 virus continues to spread and this public health crisis grows, GRSP is doing everything we can to keep our students as safe and well as possible. University systems across the state have paused classes for a few weeks and all of our students are housed safely in the care […]

2020 Oslo Scholarship Winners Announced

The Norwegian Rotary Advisory Board, in partnership with Georgia Rotary Student Program, extends a scholarship annually to three (3) young Georgia students to study at the University of Oslo in Norway as part of their International Summer School. This year’s Oslo Scholarship recipients are: Miss. Sophia Grace Chung Brown  – Sponsored by the Rotary Club of Columbus, District 6900 Mr. […]

GRSP January 2020 Newsletter Released!

Our most recent newsletter is an exciting Holiday Edition showcasing some of the wonderful adventures our students have had over the last few months. We hope you will enjoy the great testimonies and experiences shared by our 2019-20 class. Just click on the link below to download your copy today. Enjoy! GRSP Newsletter Jan2020  


GRSPs Wilhelm Kielland and Martin Bech use event to build better friendships and benefit all concerned Members of Georgia Southwestern State University’s Interfraternity Council (IFC) recently collected over $1,250 worth of items for the Canes Harvest Food Pantry. Members of Sigma Chi, Kappa Sigma and Chi Phi gathered most of the donations from fellow students, […]

Latest GRSP Newsletter Released

We are so excited to share our most recent GRSP Newsletter edited by Caroline Gransbo. We hope you will enjoy the great testimonies and experiences shared by our 2019-20 class. Just click on the link below and read on! NEWgrsp.newsletter

Welcome Class of 2019-20

              Students in this year’s class have arrived and are settled in across the state of Georgia thoroughly enjoying themselves. Here are a few fun facts about the class of 2019-20. 40 Students 28 Females/14 Males 22 Different Universities Attended 106 Rotary Clubs Engaged Across 3 Rotary Districts 15 […]

The GRSP Peace Song

The singing of the Peace song at our annual Conclave is an honored GRSP tradition. Alumni from all over the world have learned the words and stand together in peace and harmony thanks to this special song. The beautiful lyrics were written by our former Administrator, Janis Comer and the music was written by Bernard […]