Lesley Perry

Lesley Perry

Senior Program Officer

Lesley Perry is a senior program officer for Fellowships and Grants, managing the Career Development grants, Community Action grants, and Selected Professions fellowships. In her spare time, she tries to be a better hiker, birder, and gardener.

Work by Lesley Perry

Pictures of six 2019-2020 fellows in action including in radio, in the field, in medicine, in a lab, and in the Marines.

Congratulations to AAUW’s 2019–20 Fellowships and Grants Awardees!

AAUW is awarding $4 million in funding to 259 scholars and projects to improve the lives of women and girls. Read more »

Article   |   Education & Training   |   July 01, 2019
Gisela Richter (1944 AAUW Achievement Awardee)

The Achievement Award Series: Women Who Brought the Ancient World into Modern Times

AAUW celebrated women studying in all fields in an era when women were rarely given equal recognition to their male colleagues. Read more »

Article   |   Community   |   September 23, 2016

Nominate an Eleanor Roosevelt Fund Awardee

The award honors an individual, project, organization, or institution for outstanding contributions to equity and education for women and girls. Nominations will be accepted until November 15. Read more »

Resource   |   July 30, 2016

AAUW New York City Metropolitan Area Fund

The AAUW New York City Metropolitan Area Fund has been established to provide grant funding to AAUW members to encourage growth or replication of validated, AAUW mission-based programs for implementation within 11 designated counties of the New York City metropolitan area. Read more »

Resource   |   September 14, 2015