American Association of University Women Scholarship

AAUW (American Association of University Women) is a national organization of 100,000 women and men in more than 1000 branches across the country.  AAUW promotes equity for all women and girls, lifelong education, and positive societal changes.

The Downers Grove Area Branch was founded in 1949 and has approximately 100 members from Darien, Downers Grove, Lisle, Westmont, and Woodridge. As a branch, we study global issues, promote women’s education, and meet for social events.

To apply, students need be:

  • Woman who has resumed higher education after a three-year absence
  • Full-time student enrolled at an accredited college/university*
  • Within two years of completion of Bachelor or Graduate Degree or within one year of completion of an Associates Degree
  • Resident of Downers Grove, Darien, Lisle, Westmont, or Woodridge

Amount: $1,500-$3,000

Deadline: Oct. 15, 2017

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