NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA: Rotarians in District 7410 of Northeastern Pennsylvania are seeking four outstanding professionals or business people to visit Mexico in April 2013 as part of theGroup Study Exchange Program of the Rotary International Foundation.
As part of the program, teams of professionals exchange visits between paired areas in different countries. The award involves a four-week visit to promote international understanding and goodwill.
Team members stay in Rotarians' homes and have the opportunity to meet their professional counterparts. They will also give presentations to Rotary clubs and other groups.
The Rotary Foundation provides a round-trip air ticket and local Rotarians in the host country provide meals, lodging and group travel in their districts. Team members pay for personal and incidental expenses.
Applicants should be employed full-time in a recognized business or profession. Young professionals, ages 25-40, are encouraged to apply. Applicants must live or be employed in Rotary District 7410, which includes the counties of Lackawanna, Luzerne, Wayne, Wyoming, Susquehanna, Bradford, Tioga, Pike, Monroe and Carbon.
For an application, visit rotarydistrict7410.org and in the left hand column click "Group study exchange," or contact Barbara Petty at 885-0731 or Barbararaypetty@comcast.net.