Fellowships and grants

International Project Grants Application

These grants support community-based projects that build on the fellows’ academic work and are designed to improve the social advancement and economic empowerment of women and girls in the fellows’ home countries. Read more »

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 »

Fellowship and Grant Fund Directory

Named gifts provide support for the fellowships and grants program, groundbreaking research, and other vital activities that expand educational and career opportunities for women and girls. Read more »

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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 »

History of the Coretta Scott King Fund

In 1969, the former AAUW Educational Foundation launched the Coretta Scott King Fund, providing opportunities for black women to study African American history and culture, social change, and peace. Read more »