image JMKThe 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.

Access to the three levels of this international award is made by completing the application form and submitting it before 28 May 2021 closing date.

The award is administered in Western Australia by the Zonta Club of Perth Northern Suburbs.  The application form and details for the submission process are available at 

One application provides up to three award opportunities

  1. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. International Level: The successful District 23 application is then forwarded to Zonta International to be considered for an additional US$8,000 ‘international’ award.
2019 Area 3 and District 23 winner of the Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship Eloise Ireland. Photo credit: Zonta PNS.

Congratulations to the 2019 Jane M. Klausman Area 3 award winner Eloise Ireland, who was recognised at the Zonta Club of Perth Northern Suburbs Inc awards on the 14th August.  Eloise went on to be the District 23 awardee.

The ECU Master of Human Resources Student and Vice President for ECU Women in Business group, is hoping to complete her Master of Business Administration at the end of 2020.

A list of the past and present District 23 JMK awardees can viewed here.