Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship - Zonta International

Level of study
Postgraduate taught masters
Subject area
Business
Nationality
EU, Overseas (Non-EU), UK
Type of Award
Charity/Trust
Deadline for applying
None. Open all year.

Award Description

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 helps women pursue undergraduate and master's degrees in business management and overcome gender barriers from the classroom to the boardroom. 

Value of Award

Zonta International awards scholarships of US$2,000 each at the district/region level and 12 international scholarships in the amount of US$8,000 each.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must meet the following minimum requirements:

  • Be undertaking a business and/or business-related program at an accredited university/college/institute.
  • Be enrolled 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 or district.
  • Applicants must still be attending school at the time the scholarship funds are disbursed to receive this scholarship.
  • Must submit the Zonta International verification of current enrollment form (see page 10) with application materials. Acceptance letters are not verification of enrollment and will not be accepted.
  • Achieved an outstanding academic record during her academic studies, including business subjects.
  • Demonstrated initiative, ambition and commitment to pursuing a career in business.

How to Apply

Full details of the application process can be found on the Zonta International Foundation website.

Please note: the application deadline varies (usually falling in April/May) depending on geographical location of the Zonta Club through which the application is submitted. 

Website
http://www.zonta.org/WhatWeDo/InternationalPrograms/JaneMKlausmanWomenInBusinessScholarship.aspx