Empower your future with the Zonta International Young Women in Public Affairs Award, designed to recognize the achievements of young women committed to volunteerism and leadership. Zonta International grants 37 international awards, each amounting to $5,000. Districts/regions can nominate one applicant for consideration, and the five largest districts have the opportunity to submit a second applicant, totaling two submissions.
- Recognition of young women's dedication to volunteerism and leadership
- 37 international awards of $5,000 each
- Maximum of two applicants per district/region
- Women aged 16-19 studying in a Zonta district/region or citizens of a Zonta country
- Demonstrate commitment to volunteerism and leadership
- Active involvement in local or student government, or workplace leadership
- Knowledge and support of Zonta International's mission
- Contact a Zonta club to initiate the application process
- Submit all application materials to the Zonta club by the specified deadline
- For application downloads, obtain deadline information from the respective Zonta club
- Applicants from areas without Zonta clubs can apply through a Zonta e-club or directly to the district
Share with us your commitment to volunteerism and leadership. If you're a young woman making a difference, apply for the Zonta International Young Women in Public Affairs Award. Your dedication to empowering women worldwide through service and advocacy is important and could be instrumental in your winning this and other scholarships.