Zonta International is proud to announce the 2017 Young Women in Public Affairs (YWPA) Award recipients from 31 districts and one region and the 10 international recipients. Click here to view a list of the recipients.
Established in 1990, Zonta's YWPA Award recognizes young women ages 16-19 for demonstrating leadership skills and commitment to public service and civic causes, and encourages them to continue their participation in public and political life.
Zonta clubs provide awards for club recipients, and district/region and international awards are funded by the Zonta International Foundation. District and region recipients receive US$1,000, and 10 international recipients are selected from the district/region recipients to receive awards of US$4,000 each.