Women in the United States are typically paid 80 cents for every dollar paid to men.

The Pay Gap Stuck at 20 Cents

Unless we change course, the gap won’t close until 2106. (Source: U.S. Census Bureau) Read more »

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AAUW Salary Negotiation Workshops Coming to Kansas and Missouri!

AAUW, the Women’s Foundation, and Kansas City Mayor Sly James are bringing Work Smart training to 1 million in the two states. Read more »

African American woman with natural hairstyle wearing a blue sleeveless shirt smiles at the camera. (2018-19 AAUW Career Development Grantee Lilliane Cooper)

Apply for AAUW’s Fellowships and Grants Today!

Follow in the footsteps of award-winning authors, scientists, scholars, and change makers. (Photo: Career Development Grantee Lilliane Cooper) Read more »

AAUW 2018 Strategic Plan Beyond Aspirations: Advancing equity for Women and Girls
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