Get Empowered

AAUW is taking a multipronged approach to battling the gender wage gap. A key component is arming women with the tools and resources they need to do their part.

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Get Paid What You Deserve

Work Smart Salary Negotiation

AAUW’s salary negotiation workshops will give you the tools you need to effectively negotiate your salary and benefits.

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Knowledge is power

Boost Your Career

Master the skills you need to tackle any career challenge with confidence. Check out our free classes, events and online resources — designed to help you master your skills and take charge of your future.

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Welcome to the Workforce

Advice for Recent Grads

Whether you’re seeking a first job or new educational opportunity, getting started can feel overwhelming. These resources are designed to make it easier to find that next best step.

Get Connected

The Equity Network

Connect with individuals who share your commitment to inclusion on our campuses, in our workplaces and in our communities — and who want to do something about it.

AAUW 2015-16 International Fellow Valeria Andreoli
Educational Funding

Fellowships & Grants

Since 1888, AAUW has been one of the largest funders of women’s graduate education, research and community projects, investing in women who go on to change the world.

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Know Your Rights

Legal Advocacy

Sex discrimination today takes a variety of forms: unfair pay, pregnancy discrimination, sexual harassment, sexual assault, and violations of Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 can affect both women and men. LAF addresses these barriers by informing people of their rights and using the legal system to seek justice and change.