Look at Our Alumnae

Whether you want to reconnect with AAUW, find peers in your field, or just let us know about all the great things you’ve been up to since your fellowship year, you’re in the right place. Read on for stories and suggestions of ways to connect, learn, and continue your important work with AAUW.

Our Stories

Jane Chen at the 2012 World Economic Forum on India. Image via Wikimedia Commons

Jane Chen at the 2012 World Economic Forum on India. Image via Wikimedia Commons

Jane Chen, a 2007–08 Selected Professions Fellow, worked with a team of public policy, business, and engineering students on creating an infant incubator that would cost less than 1 percent of what such incubators currently cost—as much as $20,000 in the United States. She and her team were able to do better than that. They created an incubator for $25.

Ennico Smith (far right) celebrates with her NASA team as the Pluto mission completes a successful flyby.

Kimberly Ennico Smith (far right) was part of the NASA New Horizons mission that captured unprecedented images of Pluto.

1997–98 American Fellow Kimberly Ennico Smith served as deputy project scientist for NASA’s New Horizons mission, the groundbreaking 2015 project responsible for capturing unprecedented photos of Pluto.


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Connect with Alumnae


Meet Up Online

Develop your professional network with your AAUW peers on our Fellowships and Grants LinkedIn group, and follow @AAUWFellowships on Twitter for news in AAUW and higher education.

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Update Us!

Fill out our online form and let us know what you’ve been up to. We often feature your remarkable stories on our blog and in AAUW Outlook magazine.

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Learn about Your Legacy

You’re in good company, joining the ranks of Anne Firor Scott, Shireen LewisEsther Ngumbi, and Melissa Harris-Perry. Find out who else is in your club of phenomenal women.

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Join Us

Your membership makes AAUW’s powerful influence even stronger on critical issues affecting women and girls. Become a part of the community that supported you.

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Find A Recipient in Your Field

Check out the online Fellowships and Grants Directory of current and former recipients — you can search by name, school, year, and field of study.

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Earn More Funding

Just because your fellowship is over doesn’t mean you’re on your own. We have more funding opportunities exclusively for fellowsand grantees, like International Project Grants and the Alumnae Recognition Award.

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