Scholarships and Educational Awards


Zonta Educational Memoriam Award (ZEMA)

Description:   Zonta Educational Memoriam Award is awarded annually to women pursuing a degree that will ultimately provide applicants with the necessary skills and expertise to improve the legal, political, economic, educational, health or professional status of women worldwide. The Zonta Club of Central Oklahoma awards $1,500 to the recipient.

Due Date:       September 30, 2018

Club Point of Contact:
Angela Weaver
Email:  scholarship@zontacentralok.org

Young Women in Public Affairs (YWPA) Award

Description:  The Young Women in Public Affairs Award honors young women in secondary level or pre-university schools, ages 16 to 19, who demonstrate a commitment to leadership in public policy, government and volunteer organizations. The program operates at the Zonta club, district and international levels. Zonta clubs provide awards for club recipients, and district and international awards are funded by the Zonta International Foundation. The Zonta Club of Central Oklahoma awards the recipient $1,000. Zonta District 10 awards its recipient $1000.  From ZI, each district recipient receives an additional $1500, and ten international recipients receive $4000.

Due Date:      March 1, 2019

Club Point of Contact:
Angela Weaver
Email:  scholarship@zontacentralok.org

Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship

Description:  The Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship is awarded annually to women pursuing undergraduate or Master’s degrees in business management.  The program operates at the Zonta club, district and international levels. The Zonta Club of Central Oklahoma awards the recipient $1,000. Zonta District 10 awards its recipient $1000.  From ZI, each district recipient receives an additional $2,000, and six international recipients receive $8,000The 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.

Due Date:       June 1, 2018

Application:    ZI Jane M KLausmann Scholarship Application

Club Point of Contact:
Angela Weaver
Email:  scholarship@zontacentralok.org

Zonta Club of Central Oklahoma Foundation Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Scholarship

The goal of the Zonta Club of Central Oklahoma Foundation STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Scholarship is to encourage more young women to pursue a higher education degree in science, technology, engineering or math, while also encouraging leadership achievements in science, technology, engineering and/or math and a dedication to empowering women.  To allow more women to be represented in key decision making positions worldwide, we must encourage young women to pursue careers, or seek leadership positions in science, technology, engineering and math and further their education with these aims in view.

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Club Point of Contact:
Angela Weaver
Email:  scholarship@zontacentralok.org