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 […]
Participating Colleges and Universities
GRSP students will study this year at more than 20 colleges and universities around the state of Georgia.
Barbara Katende: Georgia on my Mind!
It was flying thousands of miles and knowing I was going to be away from home for about a year. It was the anticipation, the anxiety, the fear and the uncertainty, not knowing what to expect. It was the hearty welcome and the pleasant surprise of finding smiling faces of Rotarians waiting for me and […]
Liv Mulvey: Final GRSP presentation
Here is a quick, and emotional overview of Liv Milvey’s year on the Georgia Rotary Student Program!
Leila Fleita Zain: One of the biggest stepping stones in my life…
When I was preparing to come for my year in Georgia, I knew this was going to be one of the biggest stepping stones in my life, and that made me tremble. I came with a lot of expectations, anxiety, and questions, but also with an open mind, open to new experiences. When I look […]
Alice Rabeler’s Remarks at the 6920 Conference in 2005
Dear Rotarians, You invited me to speak about what the year on the Georgia Rotary Student Program has meant to me. This is a great honour and I am grateful to be here and to have an opportunity to explain how deep an impact this Georgia year has had on my life. And yet: How […]
Christia Vassiliou: This is what it’s all about…
I would like to share a deeply enriching story of mine with you. It all has to do with the most valuable friendship I made earlier this year, with Mehmet Cem Ulgen. The significance of this friendship is that Cem is from Turkey and I am from Cyprus. It is to all known that the […]
Anne-Lise Boyer-Naar: A Tribute from a Fellow Bulldawg!
Anne-Lise Boyer-Naar was a member of the Class of 1991-92 and was selected as one of 13 students to represent GRSP and Georgia Rotary at the Rotary International Convention in Orlando; Anne-Lise speaks 5 languages. She attended the University of Georgia, majoring in media and broadcasting. Upon returning to Paris, she was selected for a […]
Nipuna Ambanpola Talks About His American Experience
Georgia Southern did a video with one of our students, now an alumni, to encourage more international students to apply and enroll at Georgia Southern. In this video Nipuna Ambanpola shares his experience of GRSP, Savannah, and the amazing people he met. “I’m forever thankful for the GRSP opportunity and to all of you to […]
Daniyal Nasir Tells Us His Experience
Red, Brown and Blue – Living the Athens Dream I came to America with a fearful mindset; I was paranoid about how I would be received by the people of Georgia (or the south as a whole). With the divisive rhetoric often used by the politicians and political commentators of this country to describe […]