All Zonta Club of Hilo scholarship application forms are available for download 

at the end of each section and the bottom of the page. 

Please direct all questions to 


Thursday, March 1: Nursing, Math & Science, YWPA

Tuesday, May 1: Jane M. Klausman Business Scholarship

Women’s Nursing Scholarship • $1,000 Award

This scholarship program is for women enrolled in a nursing degree program at the University of Hawaii-Hilo or at Hawaii Community College. Applicants should demonstrate interest in continuing study toward advanced degree or leadership track. 

Deadline to submit: March 1• Download Nursing Scholarship Application 


Amelia Earhart Local Service

Math & Science Scholarship • $1,000 Award

Zonta Club of Hilo regularly supports elementary and high school students' activities in the math & science arena. At the high school and university level, we offer the Math & Science Scholarship. Open to women students enrolled full time in UH Hilo baccalaureate and graduate degree programs as well as high school students taking AP math and science courses, the scholarship seeks to foster women in these fields: mathematics, physics, engineering, technology, computer science, pharmacy and astronomy.  Must demonstrate financial need.   

Deadline to submit: March 1 • Download Math & Science Scholarship Application

Young Women in Public Affairs Awards 

The goal of the Zonta International Young Women in Public Affairs (YWPA) Program is to encourage more young women to participate in public affairs by recognizing a commitment to the volunteer sector, evidence of volunteer leadership achievements and a dedication to the advancement of the status of women. 

Pre-university and pre-college women (16-20 years old) are eligible to apply for these small local, district and international awards.

Deadline to submit: March 1 • Download YWPA Scholarship Application

Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship $1,000 Award

Women of any nationality pursuing undergraduate business degrees who demonstrate outstanding potential in the field are eligible. There is a local recipient, district and international recipients.  Application forms for 2018 are available.

All nominations to the international organization must come from a local Zonta Club.  The recipient of Zonta Club of Hilo's award is  automatically entered at the next level (District and International, respectively).

Mail the completed hard copy to the Zonta Club of Hilo.

Deadline to submit: May 1 • Download JMK Business Scholarship Application 

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