Lesley Perry

Lesley Perry

Senior Program Officer

Lesley Perry is a senior program officer for Fellowships and Grants, managing the Career Development grants, Community Action grants, and Selected Professions fellowships. In her spare time, she tries to be a better hiker, birder, and gardener.
 

Work by Lesley Perry

Gisela Richter (1944 AAUW Achievement Awardee)

The Achievement Award Series: Women Who Brought the Ancient World into Modern Times

AAUW celebrated women studying in all fields in an era when women were rarely given equal recognition to their male colleagues. Read more »

Article   |   Community   |   September 23, 2016

Nominate an Eleanor Roosevelt Fund Awardee

The award honors an individual, project, organization, or institution for outstanding contributions to equity and education for women and girls. Nominations will be accepted until November 15. Read more »

Resource   |   July 30, 2016
AAUW fellows and grantees

Congratulations to AAUW’s 2016–17 Fellowships and Grants Awardees!

AAUW is excited to announce more than $3.7 million in funding for fellows and grantees in the 2016–17 award year! This exceptional group of recipients will pursue academic work and lead innovative community projects to empower women and girls. Read more »

Article   |   Economic Justice   |   April 15, 2016

AAUW New York City Metropolitan Area Fund

The AAUW New York City Metropolitan Area Fund has been established to provide grant funding to AAUW members to encourage growth or replication of validated, AAUW mission-based programs for implementation within 11 designated counties of the New York City metropolitan area. Read more »

Resource   |   September 14, 2015

AAUW New York City Metropolitan Area Fund — Apply for an AAUW National Program

AAUW branches/members may apply for grant support to offer the following AAUW national programs if they are held within one of the designated 11 New York City counties. You must have an AAUW website login to access this page. Go to the program page to learn more. Read more »

Resource   |   September 14, 2015

AAUW Fellowships Selection Panel Application

Contribute to the advancement of women and break through barriers to women’s achievement in education and the workplace by serving on an AAUW Selection Panel. Read more »

Resource   |   August 20, 2015

AAUW Grants Selection Panel Application

Contribute to the advancement of women and break through barriers to women’s achievement in education and the workplace by serving on an AAUW Selection Panel. Read more »

Resource   |   August 20, 2015

Congratulations to AAUW’s 2015–16 fellowships and grants awardees!

AAUW is excited to announce the 241 fellowships and grants offered for the 2015–16 award year. This exceptional group of women and nonprofit organizations will receive over $3.7 million to […] Read more »

Article   |   Community   |   April 15, 2015
Eleanor holds a large Spanish draft of the Declaration of Human Rights.

Creating the World of the Future: Eleanor Roosevelt Fund Award at 25

Twenty-five years ago, AAUW presented the first Eleanor Roosevelt Fund Award at the 1989 AAUW National Convention in Washington, D.C. This eventful convention gave members the opportunity to learn more […] Read more »

Article   |   Leadership   |   September 17, 2014