Profile and Committee

Revision date: October 2018

A wonderfull opportunity to empower womens business careers: Jane M Klausman Women in Business Scholarship

Finding candidates for the Jane M Klausman Women in Business Scholarship Round 2018 went very well: we had 26 applications from highly talented business students in District 29. A great effort from the clubs in our District!

The D29 Evaluating Committee has selected our District winner by September the 1st. Now the worldwide evaluation takes place by the Zonta International committee, that will announce 32 District winners and 6 International winners in the month of November of this year.

Biennium 2018-2020

The new chair of the D29 Jane M Klausman Woman in Business Committee is Christel Meijerman. She was area coordinator for the Scholarship in area 04 (the Netherlands) in the past 5 years.

Focuspoints for the committee in this biennium are:

  1. enlarge the involvement of Zontaclubs in the process of finding candidates for the Jane M Klausman Women in Business Scholarship
  2. increase the visibility of this impactfull Zonta Award
  3. guard the quality and integrity of the evaluation process

Winners of round 2018 will be announced in November. New Materials for round 2019 will be available on the website of Zonta International form the month of March 2019

Members of the committee:

Area 01: Cornelia Zemskeris, Zontaclub of Paris
Area 03: Andrea Talkenberg, Zontaclub of London I
Area 05: Saskia Möckel, Zontaclub of Dortmund
Chair: Christel Meijerman, Zontaclub of Utrecht (area 04)  

There are committee D29 vacancies for area 02 and 04. Candidates may get in touch with Christel Meijerman, email:


For more information please contact:

Christel Meijerman, Chairman Jane M. Klausmann Committee

Informations about Applications at Zonta International