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Amelia Earhart Fellowship

The Amelia Earhart Fellowship program supports women of any nationality pursuing a PhD/doctoral degree in an aerospace-related science or engineering field. Applicants must demonstrate a superior academic record and should have been in their program long enough to have a well-defined research plan. Please note that post-doctoral research programs are not eligible for this Fellowship.

Since 1928, Zonta International has addressed challenges to women’s equality in science, business, public affairs and government by providing critical financial support through programs aimed at furthering women’s education, leadership and youth development.

Fields of Study:

  • Aerospace-related sciences; Aerospace-related engineering

Program Length:

  • One year, may be renewed for a second year


  • November 15 


  • $10,000