The Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarships are awarded to women undertaking business studies who have demonstrated outstanding potential in the field. Zonta International offers up to 32 scholarships of US$2,000 each at the district/region level and six international scholarships in the amount of US$8,000 each.
Any woman undertaking a business program at an accredited university/college/institute, including online students, in at least the second year of an undergraduate program through the final year of a Master’s program at the time the application is submitted to the local Zonta club, is eligible to apply. The Scholarship may be used at any university, college or institute offering accredited courses and degrees.
Applications begin at the local club level. Recipients of the Zonta Newport Harbor JMK Scholarship receive $1,000 and are then promoted to the district level.
Our club application is currently open, with all applications due by August 1st. Please download the application and instructions below for more information and details about how to apply.
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The Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarships are awarded to women studying business or business-related programs at the undergraduate or Master’s level and who have demonstrated outstanding potential in the field. The Zonta Club of Newport Harbor offers a scholarship of $1000 and submits the recipient’s application to Zonta District 9. The Zonta Districts award a scholarship to one recipient and submits the recipient’s application to Zonta International, who in turn, awards additional scholarships. The scholarship may be used at any university, college or institute offering accredited courses and degrees.
The Young Women in Public Affairs Award recognizes young women ages 16 - 19 who demonstrate superior leadership skills and a commitment to public service and civic causes. The YWPA Award encourages young women to continue their participation in public and political life, community service and volunteerism, and especially volunteer leadership achievements that are dedicated to empowering women. Applications open at the beginning of 2021.
The Amelia Earhart Fellowships are given out at Zonta International level only. The individual clubs do not award these fellows. Each year the Zonta “Areas” host an Amelia Earhart Luncheon to honor local AE Fellowship winners. The Zonta Club of Newport Harbor is part of Zonta District 9, Area 4