Posted by Tory De Fazio on Apr 29, 2019

Rotary District 7910 is pleased to announce that O'Mara Taylor of Wayland is the recipient of the $ 35K, 2019 David & Eleanor Morley Endowed Global Grant Scholarship.   Sponsored by Framingham Rotary, O'Mara is a graduate of Vassar College.  She plans to spend the 2019-2020 academic year in graduate studies at the Saïd Business School of Oxford University.  Her Rotary Area of Focus is Maternal & Child Health 


O'Mara is excited to be selected for this year's scholarship: “I am thrilled and very grateful to have been awarded the Morley Endowed Global Grant Scholarship. I am eager to begin my studies, and look forward to cultivating a strong relationship with Rotary both here and abroad. Thank you for your generous support!”  We have no doubt that O'Mara will make a huge impact on the world when she completes her studies.  She will be hosted by a Rotary club in Oxford, England.

The Morley Scholarship is unique to D7910.   Established in 2002 by a generous WPI graduate and Rotarian, the Scholarship is awarded to qualified candidates residing in one of the 117 cities and towns inside Rotary District 7910.  The Scholarship is awarded by the Rotary District 7910 Rotary Foundation Committee, and the endowment is managed by The Rotary Foundation Permanent Fund O'Mara is the 7th recipient of the Morley Scholarship.  Generally the scholarship is awarded every other year, depending on performance of the endowed fund and the qualifications of the applicants.

Our sincerest congratulations and best wishes to O'Mara Taylor!