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Jan. 25, 2008

Birmingham-Southern College student selected as Rotary Ambassadorial Scholar

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Birmingham-Southern College senior Eileen Dyer, a religion major from Gainesville, Ga., has been chosen by The Rotary Foundation of Rotary International to receive its prestigious Rotary Ambassadorial Scholarship for international cultural study.

The Rotary Scholarships, which reach up to $25,000, are intended to further international understanding and friendly relations among people of different countries. The scholarships are sponsored by local Rotary clubs.

The Rotary Foundation offers three types of scholarships: Rotary Ambassadorial Scholarships for one year of post-graduate and cultural study, Rotary Cultural Scholarships for three months of overseas study, and Multi-Year Rotary Scholarships for two or more years of international study and exchange.

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