GRSP’s Christiansen Embraces Augusta Experience

Georgia Rotary Student Program Amanda Christiansen of Denmark was particularly impressed to attend the Augusta National Women’s Amateur Tournament Saturday and followed the play of Amalie Leth-Nissen, the only Danish golfer in the field who happened to be playing with Anna Davis, the winner. Christiansen walked most of the course, including the famous Amen Corner […]

Five Georgia Students Selected to Represent GRSP at University of Oslo

Georgia Rotary Student Program Chair Bert Guy announced a total of five college students from Georgia have been selected as recipients to represent Districts 6900, 6910 and 6920 with scholarships offered by the Rotarians of Oslo, Norway for the International Summer School at the University of Oslo. Recipients include Sarah Grace Thompson of Peachtree City […]

Georgia Rotary Student Program Names Fields New Program Director

Georgia Rotary Student Program is excited to announce Katheryne Fields as its inaugural Program Director for Georgia Rotary Student Program, a critical leadership position that was identified by GRSP’s strategic plan. GRSP Chair Bert Guy shared the news at GRSP 75th Gala in Thomasville in January. Fields spent the past year as the marketing and […]

GRSP Celebrates 75 Years, Dedicates Peace Plaza & Will Watt Memorial Fountain

Georgia Rotary Student Program celebrated 75 years with a gala January 21 and dedication January 22 in historic Thomasville, home of GRSP founder Will Watt for the GRSP Peace Plaza and Will Watt Memorial Fountain. The celebrations were originally scheduled for August 2021 at Conclave and moved to the Winter Trustee Business Meeting in 2022. […]

GRSP Pivots to Virtual Conclave

Out of an abundance of caution, the leadership of Georgia Rotary Student Program (GRSP) in conjunction with the Rotary Club of Thomasville’s Conclave Committee decided to shift its in-person Conclave, the opening assembly for the incoming class, originally scheduled in Thomasville to a fully online format. While COVID-19 and the Delta Variant are changing the […]

GRSP Introduces New Marketing and Development Director

Georgia Rotary Student Program (GRSP) Chair Bert Guy recently announced Katheryne A. Fields as the inaugural Marketing and Development Director. In her role at GRSP, Fields will work to strengthen the program’s strategic initiatives, fundraise and market the student scholarship program throughout the state. In the role, Fields will be working closely with the GRSP […]

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  

OSLO Summer Scholarship Recipients

Congratulations to 2019 OSLO Summer Scholarship Recipients The Norwegian Rotary Advisory Board, in partnership with Georgia Rotary Student Program, extends a scholarship annually to three (3) young Georgia students to study in Norway as part of their International Summer School. While the immediate goal of this International School is to impart knowledge about some aspects of Norway, it also seeks to increase understanding […]