Leadership Development

Use these resources to supplement projects to develop leadership skills among women.
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How to Spice Up Your Branch Programming

AAUW’s program assessment tool will help you make sure you hold programming that engages your members, builds your branch, and is mission based. Read more »

Application for Candidates for Appointment to the 2015–17 AAUW Board of Directors

Use this form to apply for appointment to the AAUW Board of Directors for the 2015–17 term. Read more »

  |   ,   |   January 29, 2015

Apply for a Campus Action Project Grant

Do you care deeply about women’s issues? Do you want to make a difference in the lives of women and girls? Then you’ve come to the right place! We know firsthand how student projects can change a community for the better (after all, our organization was started by recent college graduates). That’s why we provide students with funding and support to make good things happen. Read more »

2015 AAUW National Election Mark

AAUW National Election

This one-stop 2015 election shop provides everything you need to know about candidates for the AAUW Board of Directors, the bylaws and Public Policy Program, and voting. Read more »

  |   ,   |   January 28, 2015
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Transitioning Your Student Org to the Next Leader

You invested a lot of time at college leading an AAUW student organization. Have you thought about who will carry on your work? Read more »

  |   ,   |   November 07, 2014

How to Use the Relational Recruitment Method to Grow Your Branch

Recruiting doesn’t have to be uncomfortable. This resource will show you how to focus on getting to know the person and what she wants so that you can invite her to participate in a way that is meaningful to her. Read more »

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Budgets and Funding: What Your Student Org Needs to Know

Map your AAUW student organization’s road to success with a budget that is both effective and efficient! This guide will show you how to make a budget and find funding for your AAUW projects. Read more »

  |   , , ,   |   October 21, 2014

AAUW Position Description: College/University Representatives at Partner Member Institution

Responsibilities Respond to and initiate communications with AAUW at national state and branch levels. Disseminate information about faculty, staff, and student benefits related to your school’s membership to appropriate campus […] Read more »

  |   , ,   |   October 17, 2014
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How to Design an Engaging Planning Meeting

Engaging planning meetings can set your branch or state up for success, while ineffective meetings can leave you frustrated and directionless. So how do you make sure your meetings are fun and effective? Try the tips and tools below to lead your board to success. Read more »

Membership Matters

Membership Matters is a monthly e-newsletter for state and branch AAUW membership vice presidents (MVPs), presidents, and finance officers. Read more »