Scholarship Information

IMPORTANT: Partial scholarships are offered pending availability of funds for weVENTURE Business Education and select programs only. Not transferable to FIT credit courses or Continued Education workshops and programs.

Zonta/Meehan Scholarship Program

Zonta Club of MelbourneweVENTURE, in support from the Zonta Club of Melbourne, provides scholarships to who may have monetary barriers but want to improve their quality of life, their independence and self-sufficiency. Named in honor of the Meehan family, the scholarship is a needs-based program designed to support women in Brevard County wishing to improve their life through education. Must meet all program qualification requirements and conditions to qualify for a partial scholarship.

The Zonta Club of Melbourne is a member of Zonta International, a global organization of male and female executives and professionals working together to advance the status of women worldwide through service and advocacy. Chartered on Dec. 1, 1983, the club has more than 20 committed members who attend monthly meetings to coordinate community projects and fundraising activities. The Melbourne Club is in Zonta's District 11, which encompasses the states of Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Alabama, Tennessee, Mississippi, the Bahamas, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands.

For more information about the Zonta Club of Melbourne, please visit

To learn more about scholarship requirements, contact us at 321-674-7007.

NOTE: All applications are processed through the weVENTURE office.

Community Partners Scholarships

weVENTURE, in support from community partners, such as Wells Fargo, Bank of America and private donors, provides partial scholarships to women-owned businesses who may have monetary barriers that limit access to resources to grow sustainable businesses.  Scholarships are based on demonstration of economic need and subject to the availability of scholarships funds.  If you are a business owner in Brevard, Indian River and St. Lucie counties, you may qualify for a partial scholarship to participate in our signature IGNITE 360® Business Mentoring Program.

Learn more about our IGNITE 360® Program.