Academic Year 2021 - 2022
The application process has closed as of midnight March 19th. We are no longer accepting applications. Final recipients will be notified mid-July of their award amount.
Academic Year 2020 - 2021
Awards for this academic year were announced on July 15, 2020. The Club and Foundation awarded $20,000 to five candidates.
News Release - Scholarships 2020 awards
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 basic). 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
- Gallaudet University
- Georgetown University
- The George Washington University
- Howard University
- Trinity Washington University
- University of the District of Columbia
- Previous awardees are encouraged to apply.
- Application is available January through March.
- Awardees are notified in mid-summer.
Award Amount Varies - generally the awards are from $2,000 to $5,000