Young Women in Public Affairs Award  
2021 Applications have now closed.
Lucy Bohan Bursary
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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$5,000 each. To view the list of International Award recipients for 2018 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.

2021 Application Form
Women in Technology Scholarship

The Women in Technology Scholarship program operates at the club, district/region and international levels of Zonta International. Please note that applicants may not apply to more than one Zonta district and must be nominated by a local Zonta club. Applications selected by Zonta clubs are sent to the respective Zonta governor/regional representative. A district/region evaluating committee selects one applicant per district/region to submit to Zonta International Headquarters. The Zonta International Women in Technology Scholarship Committee selects six international recipients from the district/region applicants.

For the launch of this pilot program, the Zonta International Foundation will award up to US$112,000 in scholarships: 32 district/region scholarships of US$2,000 each and six international scholarships of US$8,000 each

Applications should be made directly to Zonta International. Click here.

Young Women in Public Affairs Award, Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship and Women in Technology 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