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The Grateful Nation Scholarship Awarded to a Woman Who Has Served in the Armed Forces

The 2014 Grateful Nation Scholarship is available for a female OSU student who has served in the armed forces. The application deadline is May 23, 2014.

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2014 Klausman Scholarship Available to Women Business Students

The Zonta Club of Corvallis is offering one $2,700 Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship to a woman undergraduate or masters student studying business. The winner is also eligible for district and national Klausman scholarships. Applications are due May 5, 2014.

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Ongoing Fundraising Opportunities with The ARC of Benton County

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The Zonta Club of Corvallis announces 2013 Community Grant Recipients

The Zonta Club of Corvallis provided grants totaling $21,619 in 2013 to programs and agencies in Corvallis and Benton County

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The Grateful Nation Scholarship Awarded to a Woman Who Has Served in the Armed Forces

Zonta Service Foundation of Corvallis is accepting applications for its Grateful Nation Scholarship. This scholarship offers $2,700 per year, $900 per quarter to help cover tuition, fees, books, and supplies charged to a recipient’s account at Oregon State University-Corvallis.

CRITERIA
The Grateful Nation Scholarship will be awarded to a female OSU undergraduate or graduate student who has served in one of the armed branches of the U.S. military since September 10, 2001, and: 1) has received an honorable or general under honorable discharge from the service, 2) was assigned to a unit that deployed to Iraq or Afghanistan or was sent individually to Iraq or Afghanistan, and 3) was awarded one of the following medals:
Prior to April 30, 2005, the Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal
After May 1, 2005, the Iraq Campaign Medal or the Afghanistan Campaign Medal
If an Air Force veteran who was not awarded one of the two above medals, has orders showing TDY (temporary duty assignment) to an assignment in Iraq or Afghanistan supporting Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF) or Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF)
OR
To a female OSU undergraduate or graduate student who has served in one of the armed branches of the U.S. military since September 10, 2001 and who has 0 percent or greater service connected for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder due to combat exposure or military sexual trauma
OR
To an unremarried spouse of a soldier who died while on Active Duty, weekend drill, or Annual Training since September 10, 2001.
Preference will be given to a female veteran who meets the above mentioned qualifications and:
Served in a unit exposed to combat, and was decorated for the combat by a specific combat badge or award, including but not limited to:
Purple Heart
Commendation Medal with V device
Bronze Star with V device
Silver Star
Combat Action Badge
Combat Medics Badge
All medals and time in service should be verified by a DD214 or a DD215.
Selected recipients must be enrolled and attend classes at the OSU campus, and be full time (minimum of 12 credits for undergraduates and 9 credits for graduate students) either solely at OSU, or in combination with OSU and partner courses.

Download the scholarship application

Applications must be postmarked no later than May 23, 2014.

For questions, contact Arnold Rollin at toadedd@aol.com

The Zonta Club of Corvallis is an affiliate of Zonta International, a service organization of executives in business and the professions working together to advance the status of women worldwide. Our local financial service activities are administered by the Zonta Service Foundation of Corvallis, a 501©(3) tax exempt organization.

2014 Klausman Scholarship Available to Women Business Students

The Zonta Club of Corvallis is offering one $2,700 Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship to a woman undergraduate or master’s student studying business at Oregon State University. The Corvallis winner is automatically eligible for a $1,000 District scholarship and District winner is eligible for a $7,000 International scholarship. Applications are due by May 5, 2014.

The Zonta International Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship, first awarded in 1998, is open to women pursuing an undergraduate or masters degree in business leading to a business management career. The program is designed to encourage women to enter careers and to seek leadership positions in business-related fields. The Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship looks to the women of today to be the leaders of tomorrow.

Download the Klausman scholarship application form as a Microsoft Word document.

Questions may be directed to Friah Rogers at autumn@peak.org.