Governance

Find resources on AAUW’s voting process, leadership structure, board policies, and bylaws.
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Application for Candidates for Election to the 2015–17 AAUW Board of Directors

Use this form to apply for election to the AAUW Board of Directors for the 2015–17 term.

DEADLINE: November 1, 2014 Read more »

  |   ,   |   July 01, 2014
2015 AAUW National Election Mark

2015 AAUW National Election

This one-stop election shop will provide everything you will need to know about running for office, the bylaws and Public Policy Program, and voting. Read more »

  |   ,   |   July 01, 2014

AAUW Bylaws

The AAUW Bylaws contain policies and procedures for managing the organization, and information for the Governance Committee (AC73) to conduct AAUW’s affairs. Read more »

  |     |   May 24, 2014

2013 Mandatory Conformance Memo

This memo delineates the specific mandatory amendments that must be made to conform the bylaws of all AAUW branches and states with the 2013 AAUW (National) Bylaws. Read more »

  |   ,   |   May 24, 2014

AAUW Affiliate Agreement

In 2009 AAUW was recognized as a tax-exempt nonprofit organization under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Our new structure also includes a small 501(c)(4) entity (AAUW Action Fund) that houses our Lobby Corps and get-out-the-vote activities. Because of these changes, in order to meet IRS requirements, all AAUW branches and states must sign an AAUW affiliate agreement. Read more »

  |   ,   |   May 24, 2014

Fundraising Policy 501 Frequently Asked Questions

Get answers to fundraising questions AAUW members commonly ask. Read more »

  |   , ,   |   April 29, 2014

AAUW Board of Directors Policy Book

Last revised in April 2014, this manual addresses the AAUW Board of Directors’ policies and responsibilities regarding operations, membership, and finances. Read more »

  |     |   April 29, 2014

Fundraising Policy 501 and Resources

AAUW Fundraising Policy 501 and its related guidelines and FAQs will help AAUW and all AAUW-affiliated entities stay current and preserve their nonprofit status. Read more »

  |   , ,   |   April 04, 2014

Fundraising Policy 501 Guidelines

The AAUW Fundraising Policy 501 Guidelines explain the new policy in plain, easy-to-understand language and spell out what AAUW and the IRS expect of AAUW members when fundraising. Read more »

  |   , ,   |   March 28, 2014

Fundraising Policy 501

AAUW Fundraising Policy 501 (previously 402) is designed to assist AAUW state organizations, branches, and other AAUW-affiliated entities in raising funds to support AAUW’s mission. Read more »

, ,   |   March 28, 2014