‘Calleigh’ our very own Amelia Earhart, and yes ‘Girls Rule’
Amelia Earhart’s vision of economic independence https://youtu.be/lqi-VFvQVKg
time: 3.10 Join Zonta International in honoring the spirit of Zontian Amelia Earhart
Amelia Earhart had a vision of economic independence and women in science. Learn how you can you can help create opportunities for women in aerospace industries through Zonta International’s Amelia Earhart Fellowship at foundation.zonta.org/aefellowship
Music by Chris Zabriskie.
Amelia Earhart Fellowship
The Amelia Earhart Fellowship was established in 1938 in honor of famed pilot and Zontian, Amelia Earhart. The US$10,000 Fellowship is awarded annually to up to 30 women pursuing Ph.D./doctoral degrees in aerospace engineering and space sciences. It may be used at any university or college offering accredited post-graduate courses and degrees in these fields.
Since the program’s inception in 1938, Zonta has awarded 1,603 Amelia Earhart Fellowships, totaling more than US$10.3 million, to 1,174 women representing 73 countries.
Our Fellows have gone on to become astronauts, aerospace engineers, astronomers, professors, geologists, business owners, heads of companies, even Secretary of the US Air Force.
Amelia Earhart’s Lockheed Vega https://youtu.be/ui32K6zXp-w
Time: 5.18 Curator Dorothy Cochrane and aircraft restorer Karl Heinzel discuss the social and technological changes brought about by Amelia Earhart’s career as they give a tour of Earhart’s Lockeed Vega at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum.
AMELIA EARHART RIGHTING HISTORY DOCUMENTARY https://youtu.be/BQxvxRtn6TU Time: 4.31
Alanna Wall from Ottawa won the Amelia Earhart Scholarship from Zonta International
Alanna Wall … Winner of APPEGA Medal in Engineering (First in graduating class) … Amelia Earhart Fellowship for Zonta International $6000/yr 2005, 2006.
https://www.yumpu.com/s/x4XDV3d3p6gHyC3V < this link, page 4, record of Alanna Wall (ZI AE fellowship)