Student Academic Grants and Awards

National Fellowships

AAUW Community Action Grants

Official site: http://www.aauw.org/what-we-do/educational-funding-and-awards/
Final Deadline: Varies, consult the website

The AAUW provides seed money to individual women, AAUW branches and AAUW state organizations, as well as local community-based nonprofit organizations for innovative programs or nondegree research projects that promote education and equity for women and girls. Two-year Community Action Grants provide start-up funds for longer-term programs and are restricted to projects focused on K-14 (including 2-year colleges) girls' achievement in math, science, and/or technology. Funds support planning activities, coalition building, program implementation and evaluation. Applicants must be women who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Grant projects must have direct public impact, be nonpartisan, and take place within the United States or its territories.

Their Fellowships and Grants include the following categories:

  • American Fellowships
  • Career Development Grants
  • Community Action Grants
  • International Fellowships
  • Selected Professions Fellowships
  • Campus Action Projects

For more information and forms visit the official website.