The Zonta Club of Niagara Falls, New York’s Young Woman in Public Affairs Award recognizes young women, ages 16-19, in the Lewiston-Porter, Niagara Wheatfield and Niagara Falls school districts for their commitment to volunteerism, community service, leadership and dedication to empowering women.
The 2021 YWPA application is available online at www.zonta.org or www.zontanfny.com and can be downloaded, filled out online and printed. A complete printed application with supporting attachments must be mailed to the Zonta Club of Niagara Falls, NY, Education and Awards Committee, 615 Main St., Box 1995, Niagara Falls, NY 14301.
All completed applications must be postmarked by March 1. Incomplete or late postmarked applications are automatically disqualified from consideration. The local club award is $500 and is paid directly to the student.
Visit the website for eligibility requirements. Award announcements are also available in local high school guidance offices.