Contribute to the advancement of women and break through barriers to women’s achievement in education and the workplace by serving on an AAUW Selection Panel.
The AAUW Board of Directors seeks panelists for the following fellowship, grants, and awards panels:
- American Fellowships
- International Fellowships
- Selected Professions Fellowships
- Research & Projects Community Action Grants
- Research & Projects Career Development Grants
Panelists engage in an online process to review applications to select awardees for recommendation to the AAUW Board of Directors for approval. Panelists may also participate in teleconferences, which are based on Eastern Standard Time.
Terms are two years and begin January 1 of each year; approximately half of the panelists are appointed each year.
Panelist Vita Submission
Prospective panelists must complete an AAUW vita form. Forms must be submitted by October 31. Forms submitted after that date will be held for future appointments.
- American Fellowships Application/Vita
- International Fellowships Application/Vita
- Selected Professions Fellowships Application/Vita
- Research & Projects Community Action Grants Application/Vita
- Research & Projects Career Development Grants Application/Vita
Areas of Expertise Needed by Program
American, International, and Selected Professions panelists should have earned a doctorate or professional degree and be currently employed in one of the following fields: anthropology, architecture, art/art history, biological sciences, botany/ecology, business administration, chemistry, computer science/IT/MIS, economics, education, engineering, English language/literature, foreign language/literature, history (U.S., European or world), journalism/communications, law, linguistics/ESL, medicine, musicology, physical sciences, physics, political science/international relations, psychology, public administration, or sociology.
The Research & Projects Community Action Grants panelists should have:
- experience in grant writing and/or grant administration, including program evaluation, dissemination, and selection
- experience in planning and budgeting for community-based projects and programs
- knowledge of education and equity issues facing women and girls in a broad range of communities
The Research & Projects Career Development Grants Panel should have:
- experience in grant writing and/or grant administration, including evaluation and selection
- experience in planning and budgeting for similar projects and programs
- knowledge of contemporary career areas for women and issues concerning women and girls
- knowledge of institutions of higher education, financial concerns of returning women students, and accreditation requirements
AAUW values and seeks diversity in its appointments. For more information, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or write:
Attn: Panel Appointments
1111 Sixteenth St., NW
Washington, DC 20036