Fellow of the 50's

Following the Fellows of the 1950s

We invite you once again to look back at the history of AAUW’s famous and influential fellows — this time, we’ll focus on the exciting work of alumnae in the 1950s. Read more »

SisterMentors: Building the Dream for 15 Years

AAUW holds a special place in my heart. I received an American Fellowship during the last year of my pursuit of my doctorate, and I was awarded a Community Action […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   3 Comments   |   October 19, 2011

AAUW Fellows in Action: It’s All Global

This week has been full of news about the Clinton Global Initiative, initiated in 2005 by former President Bill Clinton “to inspire, connect, and empower a community of global leaders to […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   September 28, 2011
The young grantee Miriam poses for a photo next to a podium with the AAUW banner and branch member Patricia Allgeier.

Parting Words from Last Year’s Fellows and Grantees

There are many rewarding aspects to working in Fellowships and Grants at AAUW, but one in particular is reading about all the amazing accomplishments of our outgoing fellowship and grant recipients in their final reports. Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   September 21, 2011

Meet Nicole Prévost Logan: Author and Global Citizen

When I met 1950–51 AAUW International Fellow Nicole Prévost Logan at the AAUW national office in Washington, D.C., I had no idea that I was sitting across from a woman […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   August 17, 2011

Meet Esy Casey: Artist and Cinematographer

Artist and 2009–10 AAUW Career Development Grantee Esy Casey was working in book design when her best friend, Sarah Friedland, asked her to help film a documentary on Zulu women’s […] Read more »

All-China Meets AAUW

As a part of AAUW’s ongoing commitment to improving the status of women and girls globally via fellowships, grassroots programming, and advocacy, AAUW recently hosted 18 women from the All-China […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   2 Comments   |   August 08, 2011

AAUW Awards $3.7 Million in Fellowships and Grants for 2011–12 Academic Year

PRESS RELEASE: The American Association of University Women (AAUW) will award $3.7 million in school year 2011–12 in support of 239 scholars, research projects, and programs promoting education and equity for women and girls. Read more »

Article   |   Education   |   July 28, 2011

University of Michigan Professor to Accept Prestigious AAUW Award in Washington

PRESS RELEASE: Abigail J. Stewart, a leading researcher and distinguished professor of psychology and women’s studies at the University of Michigan, will accept the Eleanor Roosevelt Fund Award Saturday, June 18, during the American Association of University Women’s (AAUW’s) 2011 National Convention. Read more »

Article   |   Community   |   June 10, 2011

AAUW and NASPA to Celebrate Women Trailblazers at College Leadership Conference

PRESS RELEASE: The American Association of University Women (AAUW) and NASPA–Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education will honor five women with the 2011 Women of Distinction Awards Thursday, June 2 during the National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL) at the University of Maryland, College Park. Read more »