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

AAUW Fellowships Selection Panel Application

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. Read more »

Resource   |   August 20, 2015

AAUW Grants Selection Panel Application

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. Read more »

Resource   |   August 20, 2015

Congratulations to AAUW’s 2015–16 fellowships and grants awardees!

AAUW is excited to announce the 241 fellowships and grants offered for the 2015–16 award year. This exceptional group of women and nonprofit organizations will receive over $3.7 million to […] Read more »

Article   |   Community   |   April 15, 2015
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Creating the World of the Future: Eleanor Roosevelt Fund Award at 25

Twenty-five years ago, AAUW presented the first Eleanor Roosevelt Fund Award at the 1989 AAUW National Convention in Washington, D.C. This eventful convention gave members the opportunity to learn more […] Read more »

Article   |   Leadership   |   September 17, 2014

Historical AAUW Awards

AAUW has a long legacy of honoring and celebrating outstanding women who make significant contributions in their professions, academic fields, and communities. Read more »

Resource   |   July 16, 2014

AAUW Achievement Award

The AAUW Achievement Award is presented to an individual whose record of achievement in any scholarly or professional field spans 20 or more years. Through this award, AAUW publicly recognizes the highest standards of service in the public and private sectors. Read more »

Resource   |   December 11, 2013
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Eleanor Roosevelt Fund Award

Established in 1989, the Eleanor Roosevelt Fund Award honors an individual, project, organization, or institution for outstanding contributions to equality and education for women and girls. Read more »

Resource   |   Education & Training   |   February 02, 2013
The young grantee Miriam poses for a photo next to a podium with the AAUW banner and branch member Patricia Allgeier.

Parting Words from Last Year’s Fellows and Grantees

There are many rewarding aspects to working in Fellowships and Grants at AAUW, but one in particular is reading about all the amazing accomplishments of our outgoing fellowship and grant recipients in their final reports. Read more »