AAUW is a national organization that promotes education and equity for all women and girls.
The AAUW Educational Foundation is one of the nation's largest sources of private funding exclusively for graduate women pursuing educational programs or professions that directly benefit women and girls.
The Foundation funds pioneering research on:
- Girls and education
- Community action projects
- Fellowships and grants for outstanding women around the globe
The American Fellowships support women doctoral candidates completing dissertations or scholars seeking funds for postdoctoral research leave from accredited institutions.