2015  SCHOLARSHIP COMPETITIONS

The Zonta Club of Milwaukee offers three college scholarship opportunities for young women and college students living in and/or attending accredited schools in southeastern Wisconsin including: Milwaukee, Waukesha, Ozaukee, Washington, Racine and Kenosha counties.

A brief overview of each of these scholarships is presented below with links to their respective applications.

Should you have any additional questions about these scholarships, please contact us at
zontascholarships@wi.rr.com
 

Young Women in Public Affairs             $1,000 + $1,000 + $4,000

Aimed at pre-university or pre-college students (ages 16-19), this tri-level (club/district/international) scholarship competition was designed to encourage more young women to participate in Public Affairs and Political Life.

Applicants must show their active commitment to volunteerism, and provide evidence of their volunteer leadership achievements, as well as their dedication to advancing the status of women worldwide.

The Zonta Club of Milwaukee awards a $1,000 scholarship and forwards the winner’s application to Zonta District 6 for consideration in terms of an additional $1,000 scholarship award.

The district winner’s application is then sent on to Zonta International for consideration in terms of one of the ten $4,000 international scholarship awards.

Complete applications are due on or before March 15, 2015.

For the Young Women in Public Affairs Award application form, click here


JMK Women in Business                        $1,000 + $1,000 + $7,000

Women studying business at the undergraduate or master’s level at an accredited college or university, who show outstanding potential in their chosen field of business, are eligible to compete in this tri-level (club/district/international) Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship competition.

Zonta Club of Milwaukee applicants must either be a Southeast Wisconsin Resident enrolled in any local or out-of-state accredited college or university, or be an Out-of-State Student attending an accredited college or university in the six-county greater Milwaukee metro area.

In addition, applicants must have achieved or surpassed “junior” status by June 15, 2015 to be eligible.

The Zonta Club of Milwaukee awards a $1,000 scholarship and forwards the winner’s application to Zonta District 6 for consideration in terms of an additional $1,000 scholarship award.

The district winner’s application is then sent to Zonta International for consideration in terms of one of the twelve $7,000 international scholarship awards.

Complete applications are due on or before June 15, 2015. 

For the Jane M Klausman Women in Business Scholarship application form, click here.

 

Women in Science/Technology/Engineering/Math        $1,000

Women majoring in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) who show outstanding potential in their chosen field are eligible to apply for this $1,000 scholarship offered by the Zonta Club of Milwaukee.

Applicants must have an outstanding academic record and demonstrate intent to complete their chosen program.

Applicants must either be a Southeast Wisconsin Resident enrolled in any local or out-of-state accredited college or university, or be an Out-of-State Student attending an accredited college or university in the six-county greater Milwaukee metro area.

In addition, applicants must have achieved or surpassed “junior” status by June 15, 2015 to be eligible.

Complete applications are due on or before June 15, 2015.

For the Women in Science/Technology/Engineering/Math application form, click here.

 

 

 

Young Women in Public Affairs Scholarship


Alma Lopez, 2014 recipient of the Young Women in Public Affairs Scholarship with Missy Creevy

 

Young Women in Public Affairs Scholarship

Women in Science Scholarship



   

Helen Fetaw, 2014 recipient of the Young
Women in Public Affairs Scholarship

 

Marisol Ramos, 2014 recipient of the
Women in Science Scholarship

Women in Business Scholarship

Megan Fitzpatrick,  2014 recipient of the
Women in Business Scholarship with Missy Creevey

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