2019 Scholarships

Young Women in Public Affairs Award

Scholarship Value: $4,000

Awards Available: 42

Award Deadline: Apr 01, 2019

The program operates at the Zonta club, district/region and international levels. Zonta clubs provide awards for club recipients, and district/region and international awards are funded by the Zonta International Foundation.

Women, ages 16-19 on 1 April each year, living in a Zonta district/region, or a citizen of a Zonta country, who demonstrate evidence of the following, are eligible to apply.
A) Active commitment to volunteerism.
B) Experience in local government, student government, or workplace leadership (paid or unpaid).
C) Volunteer leadership achievements.
D) Knowledge of Zonta International and its programs.
E) Support in Zonta International’s mission of empowering women worldwide through service and advocacy.


Greatness is Earned Scholarship

Scholarship Value: $15,000

Awards Available: 2

Award Deadline: Apr 30, 2019

Six Star is making a difference in the lives of American high school and post-secondary students by awarding one male and one female student-athlete a $15,000 bursary (for a total of $30,000) to put towards their college or university education.

A) Currently attending post-secondary education institution or a high school student planning to attend starting fall 2019 (18 to 22 years of age)
B) Minimum of 3.0 GPA
C) A leader on campus and excels as the “overall student”
D) Demonstrated a strong work ethic in the community, in the classroom and on the field
A) Written essays no longer than 1,000 words
B) Video submissions up to 3 minutes in length
C) Creative entries highly recommended
D) Tell us how you excel in all three aspects of your life, including: athletics, academics and community involvement
E) Entries encouraged to have a sports/fitness focus
F) Show us why you deserve to be the third ever Six Star $15,000 scholarship recipient


Student Identimap Scholarship

Scholarship Value: $1,000

Awards Available: 10

Award Deadline: May 15, 2019


Any high school junior or a senior student in the 2018-2019 school year may apply. The high school must be officially registered with Identimap, Inc.

The student must submit a 200 to 250 word essay or a brief 30 second video on the benefits of using digital personality assessment tools to understand a student’s own personality. The student should download the Identimap App, take the assessment tool and submit a screen shot or PDF of their results with their submittal.


Service to Humanity Scholarship

Scholarship Value: $1,000

Awards Available: 1

Award Deadline: May 30, 2019

Strongly committed to our community and support many different initiatives. Whether supporting local little league sports teams, art museums, or civic goals, we care deeply about the people we serve. One of the primary ways we can encourage our community to grow and prosper is by developing academic potential and excellence by empowering our students to reach for the stars.

Eligibility Criteria

A) To qualify for the Disparti Law Group’s Service to Humanity Scholarship, an applicant must currently be enrolled in a course of study at any accredited community or junior college, or an undergraduate or graduate degree program anywhere in the United States. High school graduates or GED holders who are about to start college-level studies are also eligible.

B) Candidates must be in good academic standing and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above.

C) Eligible candidates must also be able to demonstrate their strong commitment to helping others and be able to describe personal examples of time they have dedicated to helping others in the past.

Application Requirements

To apply for this scholarship, interested candidates should provide the following:

A) Contact information, an updated resume, and status as a student in the U.S.

B) A 750-word original essay which provides a thoughtful description of the candidate’s experiences discussing how they dedicate their time to helping others and the lessons they have learned from their experiences doing so. At what point in their life did they decide that helping others was important to them? (NOTE: it is preferred that all essays be typed in 12-font Times New Roman font.)

C) A current transcript from the applicant’s current institution of study. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable. (NOTE: first-year students are permitted to submit unofficial transcripts from their most recent institution attended along with unofficial documentation from their current school.)


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