Calendar

Visit this calendar throughout the year to find award deadlines and convention and event information. Develop meeting agendas, projects, or public image campaigns based on these special occasions. All dates are subject to change.

The Rotary Months designations will change, effective 1 July 2015. You'll find the new ones below, in the 2015-16 calendar. Use them at your regular meetings to promote Rotary's involvement in these activities.

See a complete list of United Nations observances, including international days, weeks, and years.

See the Board and Trustee meeting dates.

2014-15

January

Rotary Awareness Month

18–24 January — International Assembly, San Diego, California, USA

February

World Understanding Month

23 February — Rotary's anniversary

March

Literacy Month

1 March — Deadline for district governors to submit nominations for the Rotarian Spouse/Partner Service Award

15 March — Deadline for district governors to submit nominations for the Significant Achievement Award (for clubs)

31 March — Deadline for Rotary, Rotaract, and Interact clubs to submit forms for the Presidential Citation to district governors

April

Magazine Month

15 April — Deadline for district governors to report the names of Presidential Citation qualifying clubs in My Rotary

May

No special designation

June

Rotary Fellowships Month

6-9 June — RI Convention, São Paulo, Brazil

30 June — Deadline for club presidents to submit nominations for the Avenues of Service Citation

30 June — Deadline for district governors to submit nominations for The Rotary Foundation Citation for Meritorious Service

30 June — Deadline to submit nominations for The Rotary Foundation Distinguished Service Award

30 June — Deadline for zones to submit nominations for The Rotary Foundation Global Alumni Service to Humanity Award

30 June — Deadline for zones to submit nominations for The Rotary Foundation Alumni Association of the Year Award


2015-16

JULY

No special designation

1 July — Start of new Rotary officers' year of service

AUGUST

Membership and Extension Month

SEPTEMBER

Basic Education and Literacy Month

OCTOBER

Economic and Community Development Month

NOVEMBER

Rotary Foundation Month

DECEMBER

Disease Prevention and Treatment Month

JANUARY

Vocational Service Month

17–23 January — International Assembly, San Diego, California, USA

FEBRUARY

Peace and Conflict Prevention/Resolution Month

23 February — Rotary's anniversary

MARCH

Water and Sanitation Month

APRIL

Maternal and Child Health Month

MAY

Youth Service Month

28 May–1 June — RI Convention, Seoul, Korea

JUNE

Rotary Fellowships Month

Look ahead to international events in 2017 and 2018. All dates are tentative.

2017

15–21 January — International Assembly, San Diego, California, USA

10–14 June — RI Convention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA

2018

14-20 January — International Assembly, San Diego, California, USA

24-27 June — RI Convention, Toronto, Ontario, Canada