The Weatherford Rotary Club Scholarship is awarded to well-rounded students graduating from high school in the spring of 2013, living within the boundaries of the Weatherford Independent School District, and is based upon community service and involvement, financial need, leadership potential and grade point average.Awards of scholarships up to $1,000 will be sent directly to the college or university of the student’s choice.Each applicant must write an original essay, not to exceed one typewritten page in 12-point font. Please mail the essay with the application. Rotary’s motto is “Service Above Self,” and the essay should be about how community service has impacted the student’s life. Students should include specific examples of how they have served the community. Applications can be found at www.weatherfordrotary.org.This application and the essay must be postmarked no later than April 15. The committee will notify recipients by May 15.Please mail your application and essay to: Rotary Club of Weatherford, P.O. Box 1124, Weatherford, Texas, 76086.