From filmmakers to engineers and everything in between, AAUW alumnae are breaking through barriers for women and girls in a diverse range of academic and career fields across the globe. Since 1888, AAUW has awarded fellowships and grants to more than 11,000 women. The AAUW fellowships alumnae initiative seeks to connect former recipients with each other and the larger AAUW community.

AAUW maintains strong connections with fellowship and grant alumnae through a variety of online, print, and in-person methods:

AAUW Alumnae Exchange

AAUW Alumnae Exchange, an exclusive online community for AAUW fellowship and grant alumnae, is a place to exchange ideas, stories, resources, professional development opportunities and more.

Fellowships and Grants LinkedIn group

Fellowships and Grants LinkedIn group offers an opportunity for alumnae to develop their professional profiles, network, and make connections.


Follow us on Twitter @AAUWFellowships for quick updates about alumnae, AAUW news, and leaders in higher education.

Following the Fellows

Following the Fellows blog series on the AAUW website.

Fellowships and Grants Directory

The online Fellowships and Grants Directory of current and former recipients.

AAUW Outlook magazine

AAUW Outlook is the membership magazine of AAUW. Each issue provides lively, thought-provoking stories about people and issues concerning women and girls and informs readers about organizational activities related to AAUW’s mission.

AAUW Alumnae Exchange Newsletter

AAUW Alumnae Exchange newsletter and monthly e-updates to Alumnae Exchange members.

We want to hear your story! If you are a former fellow or grantee and would like to get involved in our alumnae community, please e-mail us at to update your contact information.