Through the Achievement Award, presented to an individual whose record of achievement spans 20 or more years, AAUW publicly recognizes the highest standards of service in the public and private sectors.
The AAUW Alumnae Recognition Award honors a past recipient of an AAUW fellowship or grant who has attained outstanding success and national or international distinction as a result of her AAUW award in her chosen profession or life’s work.
Eleanor Roosevelt Fund Award, biennially honors an individual, project, organization, or institution for outstanding contributions to equity and education.
Women of Distinction Awards, awarded by AAUW as a part of the National Conference for College Women Student Leaders, recognize women who set a high standard of excellence in their professions or their communities, locally or globally.
AAUW has a long legacy of honoring and celebrating outstanding women who make significant contributions in their professions, academic fields, and communities. The following is a list of awards that AAUW previously offered.