The world economy, industry and sciences are becoming increasingly digitised, and these developments are disrupting society and familiar social processes. Women, however, are still largely under-represented in technology fields. To create a world in which men and women have equal opportunities, women need to have an active role in technology and technological developments.

Prue Edwards (above) was awarded the Zonta Club of Brisbane’s WIT scholarship winner in 2019.

For full details, eligibility and closing dates for application, see:

https://foundation.zonta.org/womenintech

The process for application is via Zonta Clubs. Club winners are submitted to District and in turn, District winners are submitted to Zonta International for the International Award.

Women wishing to apply for this award through the Zonta Club of Brisbane should contact the Club zontabrisbane@gmail.com to obtain information on club closing dates.