Zonta Club of Corvallis

 

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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Zonta Offers a Range of Scholarships

The Zonta Service Foundation of Corvallis offers five types of scholarships.

Scholarships for Returning Students to OSU and LBCC

Approximately seven scholarships for returning students are being offered. A grant of up $900 each quarter will be made available to help cover tuition, fees, books, and supplies charged to a recipient’s account at either Linn Benton Community College or Oregon State University. For degree partnership students, the total payment can be divided between the two institutions. Scholarship applications should:

  1. Be currently enrolled undergraduate students at Linn Benton Community College or Oregon State University who have resumed their studies after a minimum one-year break in their education. Preference will be given to older-than-average students, students with family responsibilities, and those with financial need.
  2. Have demonstrated an interest in working to improve the legal, political, economic, educational, health or professional status of women or have demonstrated a willingness to work in a job or profession involving the welfare of children.
  3. Be full-time (minimum of 9 credits) students enrolled at LBCC or OSU making satisfactory academic progress.

Scholarships have been awarded for this year. Applications for the 2014-15 academic year will be posted in February 2014.

The Rusnak Scholarship

This $2700 scholarship is reserved for a female student focused on a career in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math, and offers $900 per quarter to help cover tuition, fees, books, and supplies charged to a recipient’s account at either Linn Benton Community College or Oregon State University. For LBCC/OSU degree partnership students, the total payment can be divided between the two institutions.

Scholarship Criteria:
Applicants for the Rusnak scholarships must:
#Be focused on a career in science, technology, engineering, or math. First consideration will be given to a woman entering a field or profession where women are underrepresented. (Students in Nutrition and Dietetics, Sports Science, New Media Communications, Human Development & Family Sciences, Nursing, Geography or Public Health are not eligible.)
#Be at least a second year undergraduate student and have at least a C+ average in her major or prerequisite course work. Her educational studies/goals should match her stated commitment and her transcript should show a pattern of completing attempted coursework.
#Be interested in improving the lives of others or serving as a role model for other women.
#Be residing in Oregon and taking a minimum of 9 credits at OSU or LBCC.

Scholarships have been awarded for this year. Applications for the 2014-15 academic year will be posted in February 2014.

Young Woman in Public Affairs Scholarship

The Zonta Club of Corvallis is offering a scholarship to pre-college women (age 16-20). Eligibility criteria include commitment to volunteerism, leadership, and dedication to the advancement of women. Winning Applications selected by Zonta Clubs are sent to the Zonta District Governors, and are eligble for further awards. A District Evaluating Committee selects one applicant per district to submit to Zonta International Headquarters. The Zonta International Young Women in Public Affairs Subcommittee selects five international recipients from the District applications.

Scholarships have been awarded for this year. Applications for the 2014-15 academic year will be posted in February 2014.

Jane M. Klausmann Scholarship

The Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarships are awarded to women studying business at the undergraduate level who have demonstrated outstanding potential in the field. Zonta Club of Corvallis is offering one $2,700 scholarship. The winner’s application is sent to District to be considered for an additional $400 scholarship. Zonta International offers six $5,000 scholarships to district winners.

Scholarships have been awarded for this year. Applications for the next academic year will be posted in spring 2014.

The Grateful Nation Scholarship

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.

Scholarships have been awarded for this year. Applications for the next academic year will be posted in spring 2014.