AAUW Public Policy Program

The Public Policy Program underscores AAUW’s mission of advancing equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research and speaks to women’s needs, aspirations, and concerns across the life span. Read more »

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Make a Pledge

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Page   |   May 18, 2015

State Legislative Request Intake Form

If you would like an opinion from AAUW staff on whether your state’s proposed legislation aligns with AAUW’s public policy priorities, please fill out this form. Read more »

Apply for the AAUW Student Advisory Council

The 2015–16 application period for National Student Advisory Council (SAC) will officially open August 3, but interested college students can start preparing to apply for the next cycle today! Read more »

Apply for a 2015-16 Public Policy Impact Grant

Apply for a $1,000 impact grant by Friday, May 22, 2015, and join the campaign for equal pay. Read more »

President Barack Obama with kids at the 2015 White House Science Fair

AAUW and Verizon to Bring Coding Course to Girls across the Country

AAUW and Verizon’s collaboration on a coding and app development program at Tech Trek was announced at the 2015 White House Science Fair. Read more »

Article   |   Education   |   March 23, 2015

Take the survey.

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Page   |   March 20, 2015
Stephanie in a portrait with her two kids.

From Curious Little Girl to Household Breadwinner

It was one thing to be a minority in her high school and college engineering programs, but being an African American woman in the technology field took on new meaning when it came time for Stephanie to support her family. Read more »

Blog   |   Career and Workplace   |   1 Comments   |   March 09, 2015
A young woman sits at a conference table with two people interviewing her.

AAUW is Looking for a Program Assistant, Start Smart and Work Smart

Summary Description The Program Assistant provides key administrative program support for Start Smart and Work Smart salary negotiation programs. Essential Duties Assist program staff in daily management of Start Smart […] Read more »

Page   |   November 30, 2014
Mercy Chikoko's graduate research

How to Make Sure Your Grassroots Project Can Survive after You Move On

So you launched a grassroots project. Maybe you even scored grant funding. But how can you make sure your project will last for years to come? Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   November 19, 2014