Academic Year 2019 - 2020
The application process has closed as of midnight March 15th. We are no longer accepting applications. Final recipients will be notified mid-July of their award amount.
Academic Year 2018 - 2019
Awards for this academic year were announced on August 28, 2018. The Club and Foundation awarded $25,000 to nine candidates. News Release - Scholarships awarded in 2018
For more information, contact us at: ScholarshipUndergrad@zontawashingtondc.org
"Educate a boy, and you educate an individual. Educate a girl, and you educate a community."- Adelaide Hoodless
The Zonta Club of Washington, D.C. Undergraduate Scholarship program was established to support women of any age pursuing a bachelor's degree in areas such as but not limited to business, engineering, healthcare, education, technology, mathematics, or the sciences (social or basis). Scholarship awards are given annually.
- Must have a grade point average of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
- Demonstrates financial need
- Enrolled in an undergraduate program at one of the following institutions:
- American University
- The Catholic University of America
- Georgetown University
- The George Washington University
- Howard University
- Trinity Washington University
- University of the District of Columbia
- Previous awardees are encouraged to apply.
Applications are available in January of each year and are due in March of each year. Recipients are notified mid-Summer of each year.
Award Amount Varies - generally the awards are from $2,000 to $5,000