The Zonta International Amelia Earhart Fellowships were established in 1938 in honor of Amelia Earhart, famed pilot and Zonta club member. The Amelia Earhart Fellowships are awarded annually to women pursuing a Ph.D./doctoral degree in aerospace-applied science or aerospace-applied engineering. The Fellowship of US$10,000 may be used at any university or college offering accredited post-graduate courses and degrees.
Zonta International’s Amelia Earhart Fellowship program helps talented women pursuing advanced studies in the fields of aerospace-related sciences and aerospace-related engineering achieve their educational goals.
The annual fellowship is awarded to women pursuing PhD or doctoral degrees with a superior academic record and may be used at any university or college offering accredited postgraduate courses and degrees in the aerospace-related sciences and aerospace-related engineering fields. In order to be eligible, applicants must be registered in a full-time PhD or doctoral program when funds are received in September and will not graduate before April of the following academic year. Postdoctoral research programs are not eligible for the fellowship.
Fellowship funds may be used for tuition, books and fees, or living expenses. Specific information regarding the application process and the application itself are available for download on the program website.
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