AAUW has provided millions of dollars to balance the scales of justice for people working toward gender equity through the legal system. Learn more about the law school clinical programs we’re supporting.
Current Clinic Grant Awardees
LAF challenges sex discrimination in higher education and the workplace.
The Civil Rights & Transparency Clinic at the University at Buffalo School of Law is launching the Western New York Gender Equity Initiative. This project enables student attorneys to advise and represent clients on a variety of gender equity issues, including equal pay and employment discrimination, and to advocate the expansion of gender equity and economic security through litigation and legislative advocacy.
Working in collaboration with immigrant worker centers and worker-led grassroots organizations in Southern California, students in the Workers, Law, and Organizing Clinic will provide holistic legal representation for low-wage women workers. These projects will support organizing, community education, and policy advocacy efforts initiated and sustained by partner organizations.