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Zonta scholarship available here

Applications for the 2014 Zonta International Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarships are now available from the Zonta Club of Jamestown by contacting Laurel Haroldson, 230 17th Ave. NE, Jamestown, ND 58401, lharold@csicable.net or www.zonta.org/WhatWeDo/InternationalPrograms/ JaneMKlausmanWomenIn BusinessScholarship.aspx. Applications are due by April 15.

The Zonta International Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarships, first awarded in 1998, are open to women in at least the second year of an undergraduate program through the final year of a master’s program in business, leading to a business management career. The program is designed to encourage women to enter careers and to seek leadership positions in business-related fields in their communities and throughout the world. The Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarships look to the women of today to be the leaders of tomorrow.

The Jamestown Zonta Club scholarship is $500. The application of the winner is forwarded to the District 7 committee, which selects the District 7 winner. That application is sent to Zonta International. Zonta International awards 12 scholarships of $5,000 each selected from the district winners.

Zonta International, with world headquarters in Chicago, Ill., is a global organization of executives and professionals working together to advance the status of women worldwide through service and advocacy. The Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarships is one of many programs for women and girls sponsored by Zonta International. The scholarships are funded by voluntary contributions to the Zonta International Foundation.

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