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 


April 30: Nursing, Women in Technology, Jane M. Klausman

March 15: Young Women in Public Affairs Award

Women’s Nursing Scholarship

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: April 30• Download Nursing Scholarship Application 


Amelia Earhart Local Service

Women in Technology Scholarship (New)

Zonta Club of Hilo regularly supports elementary and high school students' activities in the math & robotics and we are pleased to be offering scholarships to women of any age pursuing a technology degree or closely related program. The scholarship seeks to foster women in technology.  The local recipient is eligible for district and international awards as well.

Deadline to submit: April 30 • Download Women in Technology 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:  Extended to March 15 • Download YWPA Scholarship Application

Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship

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 2019 are coming soon, check back Feb 10.

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: April 30 • Download JMK Business Scholarship Application 

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