Left to right: 2019 Young Women in Public Affairs winner – Paris McNeil with Zonta International Director Judy Gordon.
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.
One application provides up to three award opportunities.
- Club Level: The Zonta Club of Perth Inc selects one applicant to receive a $500 ‘club’ award.
- District Level: The successful Club application is then forwarded to Zonta International District 23 for consideration of an additional US$1,000 ‘district’ award.
- International Level: The successful District 23 application is then forwarded to Zonta International to be considered for an additional US$4,000 ‘international’ award.
The application form for the 2022 award will be available soon. Applications will close in March 2022.