Research

Find resources to help you share AAUW’s research and findings.

Fight Stereotypes on Your Campus: Apply for an AAUW Campus Action Project Grant, Sponsored by Pantene

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 »

The Simple Truth about the Gender Pay Gap In The News

Here are highlights from the media coverage of the AAUW research report The Simple Truth about the Gender Pay Gap. Read more »

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The Simple Truth about the Gender Pay Gap PowerPoint Presentation

This easy-to-use PowerPoint, with talking points included for each slide, allows you to share the latest information on the gender pay gap at meetings, conferences, and other events. Read more »

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The Simple Truth about the Gender Pay Gap (2014)

Updated regularly with the most current statistics from the Bureau of Labor Statistics and the Census Bureau, The Simple Truth about the Gender Pay Gap is a commonsense guide that provides key facts about the gender pay gap in the United States. Read more »

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2013–14 Campus Action Project Teams

Using the CAP grant funding, students will put into action the recommendations from AAUW’s 2013 research report Women in Community Colleges: Access to Success. Read more »

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The Gender Pay Gap by State and Congressional District

Find the Gender Wage Gap in your State Find the Gender Wage Gap in your Congressional District Wage gap information is easy to find in these state-by-state documents, which include […] Read more »

A young woman opening a glass door where you can see in her reflection that she is smiling. The words Women in Community College: Access to Success on the door.

Women in Community Colleges: Access to Success PowerPoint Presentation

Use this presentation to share the findings from AAUW’s latest research report Women in Community Colleges: Access to Success at meetings, conferences, and other events. Read more »

Women in Community Colleges: Access to Success Audio Press Call

AAUW hosted an audio press call about our new report, Women in Community Colleges: Access to Success, featuring experts in the field and a student mother who shares her personal experience in community college. Read more »

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A young woman opening a glass door where you can see in her reflection that she is smiling. The words Women in Community College: Access to Success on the door.

Women in Community Colleges: Access to Success

Women in Community Colleges: Access to Success (2013) explores an underappreciated part of our higher education system. The report looks at the role of community colleges in women’s education, including challenges women face in completing a certificate or degree, or in transferring to a four-year institution. Read more »

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Women In Community College In the News

Here are highlights from the media coverage of the AAUW research report Women in Community Colleges: Access to Success. Read more »

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