The Zonta International Young Women in Public Affairs Award recognises young women, ages 16-19, who demonstrate superior leadership skills and a commitment to public service and civic causes.  The Award encourages them to continue their participation in public and political life.

Access to the three levels of this international award is made by completing an application form.

One application provides up to three award opportunities – as shown in this poster!

  1. Club Level:The Zonta Club of Perth Inc selects one applicant to receive a $500 ‘club’ award.
  2. District Level:The successful Club application is then forwarded to Zonta International District 23 for consideration of an additional US$1,000 ‘district’ award.
  3. International Level:The successful District 23 application is then forwarded to Zonta International to be considered for an additional US$4,000 ‘international’ award.

Applications have closed for the 2019 round of the Young Women in Public Affairs Award. Next year’s award will be advertised early in 2020 with the closing date around April.

The Zonta Club of Perth congratulates Paris McNeil as the Zonta Club of Perth winner of 2019 Young Women in Public Affairs Award. Paris is pursuing a Double degree of Law and Psychology at Curtin University.

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2019 Young Women in Public Affairs winner – Paris McNeil with Zonta International Director Judy Gordon.