The 2020 University Education Awardee, Fatemeh Etemadi is congratulated by her sisters.


Do you know a woman aged over 25 that needs some financial help to complete their first University degree?

The Zonta Club of Perth University Education Award, valued at $2,000, may be put towards study for their first recognised degree course at any Western Australian university.

A woman aged 25 years or over who is in need of financial assistance is eligible to apply, who:

  • is able to demonstrate the need for financial assistance
  • is a woman aged 25 years or over as at the 29th March 2021
  • is an Australian citizen, or have permanent residency status
  • is residing in Western Australia for the 2021 academic year
  • is studying towards their first undergraduate degree
  • has not received a scholarship or financial award during the course of their undergraduate study
  • has successfully completed at least all the first year units / requirements of a degree course (on a full or part time basis)
  • is able to provide 1 (one) written academic reference and 1 (one) written personal reference

To apply: download the Education Award Application Form 2020

Due date: Monday 29 March 2021, 5pm
Submissions & Enquiries:

The Zonta Club of Perth congratulates Kimberley Wilde as the winner of 2019 Zonta Club of Perth University Education Award. Kimberley is pursuing a BA in Sociology and Australian Indigenous Studies at Murdoch University.  We wish Kimberley all the best in her endeavors.

Due to Covid disruptions, no award was offered in 2020.