Get to know the young women changing the world

Zonta International is proud to share the bios of the 2020 International Young Women in Public Affairs Awardees. 

These impressive young women are activists, leaders in their schools and communities, humanitarians, and entrepreneurs. Click here to read more about them.

Zonta International's YWPA Award recognizes young women, ages 16-19, who demonstrate superior leadership skills and a commitment to public service and civic causes and encourages them to continue their participation in public and political life. 

Ten international scholarships of US$5,000 each and up to 32 district/region scholarships of US$1,500 each are awarded each year.