Undergraduate Scholarships


Academic Year 2020 - 2021

You do not need to be a resident of the District of Columbia; however, you must be enrolled and have completed at least 12 semester hours in one of the schools listed to be considered for this scholarship award. Also, you must have at least 25 semester hours at the start of academic year 2020-2021.

Academic Year 2019 - 2020

Awards for this academic year were announced on July 15, 2019. The Club and Foundation awarded $25,000 to eight candidates. News Release - Scholarships Awarded 2019

For more information, contact us at: ScholarshipUndergrad@zontawashingtondc.org

"Educate a boy, and you educate an individual. Educate a girl, and you educate a community."- Adelaide Hoodless

The Zonta Club of Washington, D.C. Undergraduate Scholarship program was established to support women of any age pursuing a bachelor's degree in areas such as but not limited to business, engineering, healthcare, education, technology, mathematics, or the sciences (social or basic). Scholarship awards are given annually.



Guidelines - Academic Year 2020-2021

Online Application - Click here

Please Read - We have automated our application process through the assistance of Acceptd, Inc. (Acceptd), a performing and visual arts network. We are only using Acceptd's online application platform to digitally screen applicants. Each applicant will need to sign up on Acceptd in order to complete an application. Please note, there is a $15 non-refundable fee for completed applications submitted.

Award Amount Varies - generally the awards are from $2,000 to $5,000