The Jane M. Klausman (JMK) Women in Business Scholarship program helps women pursue undergraduate and master’s degrees in business management and overcome gender barriers from the classroom to the boardroom.
Applications for the 2021 award closed at the end of May.
The award is administered in Western Australia by the Zonta Club of Perth Northern Suburbs.
Completing one Application Form, provides up to three award opportunities
- Area 3 Level: All the Zonta clubs in Western Australia have combined to provide an ‘Area 3’ level of this award valued at AUS$1,500.
- District 23 Level: The successful Area 3 application is then forwarded to Zonta International District 23 for consideration of an additional US$2,000 ‘District’ award.
- International Level: The successful District 23 application is then forwarded to Zonta International to be considered for an additional US$8,000 ‘International’ award.
Congratulations go to the 2020 Jane M. Klausman Area 3 award winner, Marina Sarkoski, who was recognised at a special Area 3 luncheon event held at Bunker Bay resort near Busselton.
Marina went on to be the District 23 awardee.
A list of the past and present District 23 JMK awardees can be viewed here.