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Young Women 
in 

Public Affairs 
Scholarship

Application Deadline:  Spring 2023

Application:  (Check back in January 2023)

Application Requirements:

  • Applicants must be between the ages of 16 to 19 years old

  • Applicant must demonstrate an active commitment to volunteerism

  • Experience in local government, student government, or workplace leadership (paid or unpaid)

  • Volunteer leadership activities

  • Knowledge of Zonta International and its programs

  • Advocating in Zonta International’s mission of advancing the status of women worldwide

  • The Zonta Club of Dallas will award (1) recipient in the amount of $1,000

  • Zonta International will award $1,500 for District recipients and they will awards 10 international recipients at $5,000 each

The Young Women in Public Affairs Award honors young women of age 16 to 19, who demonstrate a commitment to leadership in public policy, government and volunteer organizations. The deadline for application to Zonta Club of Dallas is March 1st of each year. The program operates at the Zonta club, district/region and international levels. Zonta Club of Dallas provides a $1,000 award for the club recipient, and district/region and international awards are funded by the Zonta International Foundation. District recipients receive US $1,500, and ten international recipients are selected from the district/region recipients to receive awards of US $5,000 each.