AAUW offers educational funding to promising women each year in seven categories of fellowships and grants. Learn more about the opportunities and deadlines.
The AAUW Alumnae Recognition Award honors a past recipient of an AAUW fellowship or grant who has attained outstanding success and distinction in her chosen profession.
Olamide Opadokun, a 2018-19 AAUW International Fellow, believes clean-energy technology is critical to ensuring a healthy planet.
Esther Ngumbi, assistant professor of entomology at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, studies sustainable crop growth and environmentally friendly insecticides. She launched her career with the help of a…
Black history scholar and 2018-19 AAUW American Fellow Mary Phillips says it’s a misconception that women played a limited role in the Black Panther Party.
Rachael Rollins is the first woman elected to the role of district attorney in Boston and the first woman of color to hold that job in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
AAUW branches and states provide funding for local scholarship programs across the U.S. for qualified women.
A well-written grant or fellowship proposal can make your funding request shine.
AAUW's Short-Term Research Publication Grants provide support to scholars who are preparing research manuscripts for publication.
AAUW's Postdoctoral Research Leave Fellowships aim to increase the number of women in tenure-track faculty positions and to promote equity for women in higher education.