Jane Klausman Women in Business Scholarship

Zonta Club of Coos Bay

This scholarship was started in 1998, 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. The scholarship aims to benefit women of any age, pursuing degrees in business leading to a business management career.

Key Information

Eligibility Requirements

  • Gender:
  • Age/Grade Level:
    Enrolled 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
  • Financial Need:
    Not Mentioned
  • Residence:
    Living or studying in a Zonta district/region
  • College:
    Be undertaking a business and/or business-related program at an accredited university/college/institute.
  • Major/Career:
    Women pursuing degrees in business leading to a business management career.
  • Miscellaneous:
    Note that applicants from geographic areas where no Zonta clubs are located will be considered and also eligible to apply for the district/region scholarship. Online students are also eligible to apply.

Application Details

  • Transcript:
  • Resume/Activity List:
    Not required
  • Essay:
    An essay in 500 words or less that clearly describes your academic and professional goals, the relevance of your program to the business field, and how the Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship will assist you in reaching your goals.
  • Recommendation Letters:
    1.One recommendation from a faculty member in the major field of study. 2.One recommendation from an employer, volunteer supervisor, or academic advisor. (Classified members and employees of Zonta International and Zonta International Foundation are not eligible to write recommendation letters for applicants.)
  • Other Materials:
    - A completed application form- Verification of current enrollment form from the university/college/institute registrar (see page 10 of application).

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