Rotary seeks candidates for Group Study Exchange

Rotary is seeking candidates for team members ages 25-40 for a Group Study Exchange to Uttar Pradesh in northern India.  The exchange is scheduled from Jan. 4 to Feb. 3, 2011.  Team member applications are due Wednesday, Aug. 18.  Interviews are tentatively scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 11.

The GSE program is a unique cultural and vocational exchange opportunity for businesspeople and professionals who are in the early stages of their careers. The team will experience the host country's culture and institutions, observe how their vocations are practiced abroad, develop personal and professional relationships and exchange ideas.

Team member candidates shall be professional or business people who have been at their current employment for at least two years and who are 25-40 years old. Employers must give permission for the candidate to participate. Candidates must be enthusiastic about experiencing and learning about another culture. Team member candidates must be endorsed by a local Rotary club and cannot be spouses or lineal descendants of current Rotarians.

Information on the GSE program is available at www.rotary.org.  Send completed team member applications by August 18 to Kate Campbell at kcampbell@sio.midco.net or at 2001 S. Summit Avenue, Sioux Falls, SD 57197.

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