International Scholarships and Awards
more recent and complete information concerning ZI Scholarships
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Women in Public Affairs
56 awards for Young Women in Public Affairs at district
and two international awards; in a total of 17 countries.
The Zonta International YWPA Program (Young Women in Public Affairs) was
established in 1990 to encourage secondary school women, 21 years of age
or younger, to pursue careers and leadership positions in social policy-making,
government and volunteer organizations.
article "This Award is so special
for young women. The Young Women in Publlic Affairs Award 2005 in
International Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarships
The Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship
program was established to encourage undergraduate women to enter careers
and to seek leadership positions in business-related fields.The program
ultimately seeks to increase the number of women in decision-making positions
in order to make a difference in the lives of women and men worldwide.
who is currently enrolled in the second or third year of a business-related
undergraduate degree program during the current school year is eligible
to compete for a Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship
women to advance the status of women in executive positions by providing
scholarships for undergraduate studies in business management.
Women in Busines scholar's pursuit of executive business careers by
offering mentorship or internship opportunities through contacts provided
local Zonta clubs
opportunities for Women in Business scholars to be active in advancing
the status of women by offering alumni benefits, by including them
in Zonta activities and by aiming to receive them as members in Zonta
clubs after graduation.
Internation will offer six International scholarships in the amount
of US$5,000 to women in their third or fourth year of undergrate business
will select applicants for consideration for international scholarships.
Each district may present one candidate
International Women in Business committee will select the internation
recipients for the approval of the Zonta International Board
International Scholarships will continue to be funded by the Zonta
International Foundation Women in Business Fund
and Districts are encouraged to provide their own award at the club
and district levels
Earhart Fellowship Award
1938, Zonta established a fellowship award commemorating Amelia
The Zonta International fellowship awards were established
in 1938 in honour of Amelia Earheart, famed pilot and member of Zonta
These awards are granted annually to women pursuing graduate degrees in
aerospace-related sciences and sciences and aerospace-related engineering.
of any nationality are eligible. To apply for the fellowship, you
must meet the following minimum requirements:
completed a bachelor's degree in a qualifying area of science or engineering
closely related to advanced studies
in aerospace-related science or aerospace-related engineering.
a superior academic record with evidence of potential at a recognized
university or college as verified by
verification by an institution of higher education with accredited
courses in aerospace-related studies
evidence of a well-defined research programm in aerospace-related
science or aerospace-related engineering as
described in the application essay, research and publications. Clearly
demonstrate the relationship of your research
program through at least one of the referees providing the recommendation
required with the application
the time the followship is awarded, have completed one year of aerospace-related
graduate studies at a
well-recognized instituation of higher education.
The fellowship of US $6,000 may be used for tuition, books and fees,
or living expenses. The award may be
used at any university or college offering accredited courses and
degrees in aerospace studies. Fellowships may be
renewed for an additional year by a current Fellow and will undergo
the same application and evaluation procedures
as first-time applicants.
application, recommendations, transcripts , and graduate acceptance
or letter of current standing must
must be received or post-marked by 15 November to be considered. The
most updated Amelia Earhart
application (in Adobe Arobat Reader and electronic formats) can be
found on the Zona Web.
Site at www.zonta.org
All applicans will be notified by April
(awarded in France)
3 scholarships are awarded to young women who have real difficulties in
achieving success in their projects because they are women.
This scholarship is awarded to intellectual, manual, artistic and sporting
and project (candidates must be 27 years maximum)
Date : 01 February (even year)
The aim of this scholarship is to help a woman achieve a high level in
a profession which is difficult for women to work in : 3 scholarships
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