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Zonta Club of Brisbane

We are a committed group of business and professional women who come together regularly to talk, to listen, and to share our passion for women’s equality and improving the state of the world around us.

Local Action Projects

Esther’s education boost

We love to hear from the young women who receive one of our Zonta Education Awards. This year, Yeronga High School Student Esther Etoka contacted us to let us know how much she appreciated receiving the award, a $500 bursary that goes to the school to enable winning students to pay for schooling needs. “I…

Maria nurses ambition

Maria Guillena has worked hard to achieve her dream to be a nurse. Now that dream is closer thanks to her own determination and some assistance from Zonta Club of Brisbane. Maria the 2021 Kingston Learning College Award which is a $2000 bursary to assist young women to meet any financial challenges to encourage them…

16 Days of Activism

ZONTA SAYS NO to any violence against women and girls and NO to child marriage and the growing issue of women’s homelessness. These topics will dominate the 16 Days of Activism from 25 November to 10 December 2021 as clubs across Queensland join in this global campaign. For over 100 years, ZONTA International’s 28,000 volunteers, have…

Award for advancing women

Zonta Club of Brisbane is excited to announce applications are open for its   Advancement of Women Award. This is a very special award that recognises a person who, through their leadership, work or advocacy, is progressing the status of women by either creating new pathways for women, facilitating women’s advancement along existing pathways, or…

Education awards

Education plays a key role in advancing women, girls, and communities. This is why the Zonta Club of Brisbane has a strong focus on fundraising so that it can provide education awards to students in high school and university. In the past 20 years it has enabled Zonta Club of Brisbane to award bursaries and prizes to more than 250 recipients.

Zonta International Awards

Zonta International offers four awards which attract international applicants. Jane M Klausman Women in Business ScholarshipThe Jane M Klausman Women in Business Scholarship is a Zonta International Award to help women pursue undergraduate and master's degrees in business management and overcome gender barriers from the classroom to the boardroom. The program operates at the Zonta…