The four-way test was conceived in the 1930s by herbert taylor, a chicago rotarian and president of the rotary international in 1932, he was asked by the creditors of the company to rescue an all. This site is dedicated to the four-way test we publish essays from kids, stories from rotarians all over the world and other items from individuals who use the test in their daily lives the purpose of this site is to spread the word of the four-way test and educate people on the merits of the test. The four-way test was ahead of its time as a model of business ethics, notes paul bube, a professor of religion at lyon college in batesville, ark, usa several years.
Four hundred thirty five seniors submitted an essay addressing how i apply high ethical standards using rotary's four-way test the four-way test is the corner stone of ethical practice among all members of rotary international. In 1968, james w houck, sr, then a member of the former timonium rotary, initiated a four-way test poster contest at st stephen school, and throughout the years the program was expanded to the essay contests in middle schools and oratorical contests in high schools. All district 5890 rotary clubs are required to implement and follow rotary international's youth protection policy click here for a link to the manual 2017-2018 district 5890 four-way test essay contest scholarship for senior interactors. The bartlesville rotary club essay contest offers high school juniors in the bartlesville area the opportunity to win scholarships of between $250 and $1000 for outstanding examples of writing, creativity, research and knowledge of rotary.
The rotary club of englewood conducts an ethical learning experience for children in fourth, fifth and sixth grades in englewood schools it is based on rotary's code of ethics called the four-way test. The short-term goal is to have every club sponsor a four-way test essay contest in the eighth grade of every public and private school in their geographical area if every eighth grader in our district prepared a four-way test essay, soon every high school student in our district would know about rotary. 4-way test speech contest from the earliest days of the organization, rotarians were concerned with promoting high ethical standards in their professional lives. The four-way test essay contest each year we hold a competition for local 8th graders to write an essay about the 4-way test and what it means to them and their life it is quite a joy to read these amazing essays and see the insight many of these young people have.
The 4-way test speech contest is a lot of fun for the participants as a sophomore, lina kaisey competed as a sub-regional finalist in the spring of 2005 david mcintosh (tphs '05) went all the way to the district finals in 2004 and he won several hundred dollars along the way. 4-way test essay contest posted on september 6, 2016 september 12, 2016 by area7admin the four-way test is an ethical guide for rotarians to use in their personal and professional relationships. Fourth: the advancement of international understanding, goodwill, and peace through a world fellowship of business and professional persons united in the ideal of service the four-way test the test has been translated into more than 100 languages, and rotarians recite it at club meetings.
District 7770 is proud to announce the 2015-16 inaugural four-way test essay contest district governor, rod funderburk, is challenging every club to sponsor the essay contest in their local high school(s. The four-way test essay contest sponsored by rotary international district 5580 essays must be returned to the east grand forks rotary club by february 14, 2017. The rotary club of brookings congratulates the winners of the 2018 4-way test essay contest the selected students wrote the top essay submitted by 6 th grade students from brookings boys & girls club, and mickelson middle school about 'how i can apply the 4-way test to my life' in relationship to one or more of the values of truth. The club will introduce the 4-way test essay and speech contest to 7th and 8th grade students during the 2013-14 rotary year it hopes that the essays of the students with coins in 2014-15 will reflect a greater awareness of what it means to be a good school, community and world citizen.
Rotary's theme this year, be the inspiration definitely describes dr mortel and the work that he has done and is doing in haiti the rotary four-way test the four-way test (of the things we think, say or do). Rotary club four way test essay examples meet our first 4-way test essay contest winner | rotary club of students were asked to evaluate and advocate for the pdf four-way test essay contest - rotarydistrict6600org four-way test essay contest rotary the district goal is to have every club sponsor a four-way test essay sample media release the.
Rotary district 7450 4-way test speech contest governing principles and rules subject any topic which a contestant feels is timely, interesting and important may. The club had it's annual 4-way test essay contest on wednesday two of the three winners representing st raphael's catholic school were present today. Four-way test contest participant guidebook 2013 page 2 rotary and the four-way test from the earliest days of rotary, rotarians have been concerned with promoting high ethical. Attention all clubs planning on participating in the district 5610 rotary 4 way test essay contest: local winners are due to pat sutliff by march 15, 2015 they can be sent by e-mail [email protected] or regular mail, 4819 steamboat circle, rapid city, sd 57702 winners will be announced at pets in april.