Youth Suicide Awareness was established in 1996 as a response to an alarming increase in youth suicides and youth self-harm in Victoria.
The Rotary Club of Brighton North has provided twenty-nine scholarships since.
The Rotary Central Melbourne has provided eighteen Silk Miller Scholarships since 2000.
Twenty-seven Rotary Clubs from several Rotary Districts have provided financial support over twenty five years.
In all some one hundred and thirty students have received support from Rotary.