sponsor two scholarships in the speech events
Junior Rotary Scholarship 14 years and under (Section 520) - Special Cash Prize to Winner and Runner-up
Senior Rotary Scholarship 15 years and over (Section 521) - Special Cash Prize to Winner and Runner-up
In both scholarships the entrants to qualify
- must enter and participate in at least 2 other SOLO speech sections , at least one being a dramatic section (.e.g. character solo)
- perform one Test Piece (see Set Works)
- perform one Character Recital no longer than 5 minutes (may be the same item as chosen for a previous character recital). Own Choice. No costume.
Note: A previous winner of a Ryde Eisteddfod Rotary Scholarship may not re-enter the same event until a period of 2 years has elapsed - i.e. the winner of the scholarship in 2020 may not reenter the same scholarship event until 2022.