Education, Leadership and Youth Development

Amelia Earhart Fellowship



Amelia Earhart Fellowships were established in 1938 in honor of Amelia Earhart, famed pilot and Zontian. At that time few women were active in aeronautics, science or engineering.

Since Zonta has awarded 1.122 Fellowships totalling over US$ 5.7 million to women representing 57 countries.




Jane M Klausman Women in Business Scholarship

Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarships are helping women pursuing undergraduate degrees in business management to become business leaders.

Since 1998 157 Scholarships were provided to women representing 32 countries.


Young Women in Public Affairs Award

Young Women in Public Affairs Program encourage young women to pursue careers in government, public policy and community organizations. The award recognizes pre- university and pre-college women students committed to leadership in pulic policy and volunteer organizations.

Since 1990 31 awards have been presented to young women in 35 countries.