Applications are open for the Zonta International Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship

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Applications are open for the Zonta International Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship

Published on April 21 2014


Zonta International is a worldwide service organization of executives and professionals working together since 1919 to advance the status of women worldwide through service and advocacy.   Zonta International is comprised of over 30,000 members and 1200 clubs worldwide. The Zonta Club of St. Catharines was established in 1929.  Members actively support organizations and individuals that assist women and children locally and abroad. 

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 is awarded annually to women pursuing undergraduate or master's degrees in business management.

The Zonta Club of St. Catharines will be selecting one recipient to receive $500 scholarship.  The selected recipient's application will then be submitted at the district/regional level. Zonta International awards scholarships of US$1,000 each at the district/region level and twelve international scholarships in the amount of US$7,000 each. The Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarships are awarded annually and may be used for tuition, books or living expenses at any university, college or institution offering accredited business courses and degrees.

Eligibility
Women pursuing a business or business-related degree who demonstrate outstanding potential in the field are eligible. Members and employees of Zonta International or the Zonta International Foundation are not eligible to apply for the Scholarships.

Applicants must meet the following minimum requirements:

  • Be undertaking a business and/or business-related program at an accredited university/college/institute.
  • 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 (applicants must still be attending school to receive this award).
  • Achieved an outstanding academic record during her academic studies, including business-related subjects.
  • Demonstrated initiative, ambition and commitment to pursuing a career in business. 

How to Apply

Log on to CareerZone, under Goodman Career, Job ID: 21960 for details.

Application Deadline

May 26, 2014 at 11:59 pm

 

Zonta International Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship