Zonta Club of Wollongong Scholarship Award 2015

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Founded in 1919, Zonta International is a global organisation of executives and professionals working together to advance the status of women worldwide through service and advocacy. With more than 30,000 members belonging to more than 1,200 Zonta Clubs in 66 countries and geographic areas, Zontians all over the world volunteer their time, talents and support to local and international service projects, as well as scholarship programs aimed at fulfilling Zonta's mission and objectives.

The Zonta Club of Wollongong and TAFE Illawarra invite nominations for the ZONTA Scholarship Award.

The Zonta Scholarship Award is open to female students currently enrolled at TAFE NSW – Illawarra Institute in the following locations: Wollongong, Wollongong West, Dapto, Shellharbour and Yallah Campuses.

Two scholarships of $1,000 each will be awarded to assist current students complete their qualification.

Scholarship details

Value: $1000

Number of Scholarships:

Two (2)

Year of Scholarship:

Autumn Session 2015

Target Group:

Current Students

Course requirements:

Certificate III and above


Wollongong, Wollongong West, Dapto, Shellharbour, Yallah

Am I eligible?

To be eligible, you must be:

  • female
  • currently enrolled at a nominated TAFE Illawarra Campus in a qualification at Certificate III or above (consideration will be given to students enrolled in a Certificate  II qualification where there are extenuating circumstances)
  • committed to promoting the status of women and supporting women to achieve their goals
  • engaged in activities which add value to the community
  • achieving good results at credit level or above
  • able to demonstrate how the ZONTA Scholarship will assist course completion

How do I apply?

Students can apply themselves or teachers can nominate students.

All nominations need to be submitted on the Nomination Form.  You may attach additional documentation to support your nomination.

Please email, post or hand in applications to:

Angela Ellicott
Equity Services Unit, I Block, Room IG1
TAFE Illawarra Wollongong Campus
PO Box 1223
Wollongong  NSW  2500