Scholarships

Young Women in Public Affairs Scholarship

Deadline is February 1, 2017

The Young Woman in Public Affairs Scholarship (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.

The application should be completed according to instructions on the application and mailed to Jo Groce, 1608 Quail Valley West, Columbia, SC 29212. Applications should be postmarked no later than February 1st. If you have questions, please contact Jo Groce at 803-781-7708 or scholarships@zontaofcolumbia.com. A committee will review the completed applications, arrange interviews and determine the final selection in March. Our local winner will be automatically entered in Zonta’s district competition, and the district winner will automatically be entered in the national competition. Download the Young Women in Public Affairs Scholarship 2016 application (Microsoft Word format).


Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship

Deadline is May 31, 2016

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.

Applications should be postmarked no later than May 31st. The application should be completed according to instructions on the application and mailed to Jo Groce, 1608 Quail Valley West, Columbia, SC 29212. If you have questions, please contact Jo Groce at 803-781-7708 or scholarships@zontaofcolumbia.com. Download the Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship 2016 application (Microsoft Word format).



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