AAUW National Election

2017 AAUW National Election MarkIt’s your AAUW, so your voice counts.

Welcome to the 2017 AAUW National Election page. The period to comment on or propose bylaws amendments, Public Policy Program changes, and resolutions is now closed.

Check out the approved slate of candidates for election to the AAUW Board of Directors. Candidate bios will be available in January 2017.


Here are the key dates for AAUW’s 2017 national election:

October 3, 2016 Comment period opens online for members to propose amendments to the AAUW Bylaws, suggest changes to the Public Policy Program, and propose resolutions
October 14, 2016 Deadline for candidate applications
December 5, 2016 Comment period closes
January 30, 2017 Candidate profiles posted to website
Early April 2017 Voter PINs e-mailed to members and mailed with the Spring AAUW Outlook; candidate slate, bylaws proposals, Public Policy Program proposals, and resolutions published in the Spring AAUW Outlook
April 3, 2017 Opening date to request paper ballot
April 14, 2017 Voting begins online
May 4, 2017 Deadline for AAUW to receive request for paper ballot
May 22, 2017 Deadline for mailing paper ballot; ballots must be postmarked by 11:59 p.m. to be counted
June 14–17, 2017 AAUW National Convention, Washington, D.C.
June 15, 2017 Online voting ends at 9 p.m. EDT
June 16, 2017 Election results announced online and at convention


AAUW Board Meetings and Minutes

Review meeting minutes for information about Board deliberations and get a tentative schedule of upcoming meetings.

New AAUW Logo

Board Policy Book

Review Board policies and responsibilities regarding operations, membership, and finances.

Early 20th century AAUW members interspersed with 21st century members. Call for candidates for board of directors in 2017 AAUW national election.

2017–2019 AAUW Board of Directors Candidates

The approved slate of candidates for election to the AAUW Board of Directors is now available.