Florida Tech’s Melisa Salmanoglu Wins Zonta Club Scholarship

By  //  August 23, 2012


BREVARD COUNTY • MELBOURNE, FLORIDA – Melisa Salmanoglu, a graduate student in business administration at Florida Tech, won this year’s Jane M. Klausman Scholarship, which is awarded by the Zonta Club of Melbourne.

Salmanoglu, 25, plans to earn her master’s degree in December and has a bachelor of science degree in mining engineering from Istanbul Technical University in Turkey.

The $1,000 scholarship is awarded annually to a woman pursuing undergraduate or master’s degrees in business.

The Zonta Club of Melbourne, a member of Zonta International, was chartered in 1983. The club participates in service projects and scholarships advancing the status of women globally, nationally and locally. The women-in-business scholarships were started by Zonta International in 1998, after a bequest from Jane M. Klausman, an entrepreneur and Zontian from Syracuse, N.Y.

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