Malden, MA - Each year, the Zonta Club of Malden awards scholarships to academically qualified,
graduating high school seniors. The student must be a resident of Malden and accepted at a four-year
university, college or nursing school. The scholarship, up to the amount of $1,000, is awarded based on
academic standing and financial need.
The following information must be submitted by April 1, 2018:
1 A completed Zonta Club of Malden scholarship application; signed by applicant
2 An official high school transcript
3 A college, university or nursing school acceptance letter
4 A copy or summary of financial aid package
5 A letter of recommendation
6 A short essay (2-page maximum) summarizing academic and career objectives which highlight
the compatibility of the applicant's goals with advancing the status of women.
Scholarship Applications can be downloaded from the Zonta District 1 website here:
http://zontadistrict1.org/malden_ma. Scholarships are awarded based on academic standing, leadership
potential, and the ability to work with others for purposes that benefit the applicant’s academic institution
and the community at large.
Scholarship recipients will be honored at the Zonta Club of Malden’s annual Youth Recognition Night on
Thursday, May 17, 2018 at Anthony’s of Malden. Also honored on this evening will be 8th graders that
will selected by their principals for outstanding citizenship and scholastics.
About: The Zonta Club of Malden is a member of Zonta International, a global organization of members working
together to advance the status of women. With over 30,000 members belonging to more than 1,200 clubs in 64
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.
For more information about Zonta International visit www.zonta.org. You can also learn more about the local
service work of the Zonta Club of Malden by following us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/zontaclubofmalden