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At World Pulse, we recognize the need for ongoing learning—for you and for your community! Our toolkits aim to provide the resources you need to advance your social change work.

We are excited to introduce our Digital Empowerment Trainers’ Toolkit, a dynamic resource to help you bring the benefits of connecting online to women in your community. Check it out today! »

Offer: AAUW Professional Fellowship

2013–2014 Academic Year
Master's and First Professional Degree Awards: $5,000 – $18,000
Applications available: August 1, 2012 – January 10, 2013
Application deadline: January 10, 2013
Fellowship year: July 1, 2013 – June 30, 2014

Selected Professions Fellowships are awarded to women who intend to pursue a full-time course of study at accredited U.S. institutions during the fellowship year in one of the designated degree programs where women's participation traditionally has been low (see list below). Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.

Selected Professions Fellowships are awarded for the following programs:

Architecture (M.Arch, M.S.Arch)
Computer/Information Sciences (M.S.)
Engineering (M.E., M.S.)
Mathematics/Statistics (M.S.)
Fellowships in the following degree programs are restricted to women of color, who have been underrepresented in these fields:

Business Administration (M.B.A.) – applicants may apply for 2nd year of study only
Law (J.D.) – applicants may apply for 3rd year of study only
Medicine (M.D., D.O.) – applicants may apply for 3rd or 4th year of study only

Apply Now

Questions about applications must be directed to the Iowa City office. Please do not contact the AAUW office in Washington, D.C., or local branches for application information. Please call 319/337-1716 ext. 60, e-mail aauw@act.org, or write to the customer service center at

AAUW Fellowships and Grants
C/O ACT, Inc.
P.O. Box 4030
Iowa City, IA 52243-4030

Request a Brochure
Order copies of the AAUW fellowships brochure that includes general descriptions for each fellowship program at http://www.act.org/aauw/brochurerequest.html.

Directory of Fellowship and Grant Recipients
Meet current and past fellowship and grant recipients funded by AAUW.

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