Awards

 CLUB AWARDS

 – Young Women in Public Affairs Award 

            Applications now closed for 2018

For more information on this years finalists and winner click here

 – Lucy Bohan Bursary

For more information click here

DISTRICT AWARDS

Applicants for these awards are the winners of each of the following Club and Area Awards.

Young Women in Public Affairs Award

Established in 1990 by Past International President Leneen Forde, the Young Women in Public Affairs Award honors young women, ages 16-19, who demonstrate a commitment to leadership in public policy, government and volunteer organizations. The program operates at the Zonta club, district/region and international levels. Zonta clubs provide awards for club recipients, and district/region and international awards are funded by the Zonta International Foundation. District recipients receive US$1,000, and 10 international recipients are selected from the district/region recipients to receive awards of US$4,000 each.

List of International Award recipients for 2017 click here.

Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship

Established in 1998 from a generous bequest by Jane M. Klausman, a member of the Zonta Club of Syracuse, New York USA, and the 1990-1995 Zonta International Parliamentarian, the Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship is awarded annually to women pursuing undergraduate or master’s degrees in business management.

One application provides up to three award opportunities

  1.  Area 3 Level:  All the Zonta clubs in Western Australia have combined to provide an ‘area 3’ level of this award valued at $1,500.
  2. District 23 Level:  The successful Area 3 application is then forwarded to Zonta International District 23 for consideration of an additional US$1,000’district’ award.
  3. International Level:  The successful District 23 application is then forwarded to Zonta International to be considered for an additional US$7,000 ‘international’ award

2018 Applications now closed.
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The 2018 District 23 Area 3 JMK Women in Business Scholarship will be presented to Kerran Olson at the Zonta District 23 Area 3 Founders day Dinner hosted by The Zonta Club of Perth Inc.
Click here for booking tickets to attend this event.

Past and Present Winners

2014
 Lori-Ann Shibish
2015 
Gabrielle Walker
2016  
Gemma Tually
2017  
Emmelyn Wu

2018
Kerran Olson

  • List of past and present District 23 awardees can viewed here

INTERNATIONAL AWARDS

Young Women in Public Affairs Award and Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship, applicants for these international awards are the winners of each of the District Awards.

For more information and how to apply for the Amelia Earhart Fellowship Award click here

For more information on all ZI Awards click here

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