Scholarships

Young Women in Public Affairs Award 2021

The Young Woman in Public Affairs Award (YWPA) Program encourages more young women to participate in public and political life by recognizing a young woman’s (age 16-19) commitment to the volunteer sector, evidence of volunteer leadership achievements and a dedication to the advancement of the status of women.

Applications are available now. Please complete it according to instructions on the application and mailed to Zonta Club of Columbia, PO Box 11164, Columbia, SC 29211 by March 1, 2021. If you have questions, please contact Nora Hayden at scholarships@zontaofcolumbia.org. A committee will review the completed applications, arrange interviews and determine the final selection. Our local winner will be automatically entered in Zonta’s district competition, and the district winner will automatically be entered in the national competition. 

YWPA_Application_2021.pdf

More information is available at the Zonta International website…

Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship 2021

The Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship was established in 1998 from a generous bequest by Jane M. Klausman, a member of the Zonta Club of Syracuse, New York USA. The scholarship is awarded annually to women pursuing undergraduate or master’s degrees in business management.

This year, our local club will not be giving any monetary award, but we are accepting applications to forward to our district level. The district level will review it among other applications and offers $2000 to the winner. The winner will be forwarded to Zonta International which will offer six $8000 scholarships.

Please use the Zonta Club of Columbia application and return it no later than June 30, 2021. You can either email it to scholarships@zontaofcolumbia.org or mail it to Zonta Club of Columbia, PO Box 11164, Columbia, SC 29201.

If you have questions, please contact Nora Hayden at scholarships@zontaofcolumbia.org.

More information is available at the Zonta International website…


Club Facts

Club #513
Chartered on September 10, 1963

Meets monthly on every 2nd Monday at 12:00 Noon

Meetings are held at Palmetto Club, 1231 Sumter St, Columbia, SC 29201



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