Jahnavi Kantharaju, l’X graduate, recipient of the Amelia Earhart fellowship
Holder of a master’s in fluid mechanics from the École Polytechnique and currently a doctoral student at ONERA, Jahnavi Kantharaju has just been awarded an Amelia Earhart fellowship from Zonta International.
The Amelia Earhart Fellowship is awarded annually by an international jury to 30 women conducting research in aerospace sciences and all related scientific fields. It was established in honor of Amelia Earhart, an American aviation pioneer who was the first woman to fly across the Atlantic in 1928 and who disappeared somewhere in the Pacific in 1937.
Zonta International is a woman’s club in 68 countries that works to empower women by improving their legal and social status and enhancing access to culture, education and health. Zonta International is an NGO with consultative status at the United Nations.