Announcement

12.05.2019

Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship 2019 (Deadline: May 31)

Eligible business students are welcome to apply for the Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship 2019 which is a Zonta International Program, funded through the Zonta International Foundation

Selected students by the Zonta Club will represent the Zonta Club of Hong Kong East of Area 2 .  This scholarship looks for business studies students and awards them with scholarship. Students can apply by completing the application form with the required information and verification from their university Business School, followed by submitting it to the Zonta Club of Hong Kong East of Area 2. The District Committee will gather all the Clubs’ applications for the Judges to evaluate and to come up with a District winner.

To Apply:

Interested students can refer to the organizer's website HERE for the application criteria and method. The deadline for submission of application document to Zonta Club of Hong Kong East of Area 2 (click HERE) is May 31, 2019. Please also find the general information below for the scholarship.

General Information

The Zonta International Foundation awarded the first Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarships in 1998 to women pursuing degrees in business leading to a business management career. This program was established from a bequest by Jane M. Klausman, a member of the Zonta Club of Syracuse, New York, USA, and the 1990-1995 Zonta International Parliamentarian. During her career, Ms. Klausman was a professional secretary, parliamentarian and entrepreneur.  

The Scholarship

The Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarships are awarded to women undertaking business studies who have demonstrated outstanding potential in the field. Zonta International offers up to 32 scholarships of US$2,000 each at the district/region level and six international scholarships in the amount of US$8,000 each. Any woman undertaking a business program at an accredited university/college/institute, including online students, 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, is eligible to apply. The Scholarship may be used at any university, college or institute offering accredited courses and degrees.