Deadline: AAUW Scholarships


The International Fellowship program has been ine eisxtence since 1917. The program provides support for
one year of graduate or postgraduate study in the United States to women who are not U.S. citizens or permanent residents. (Women holding dual citizenship in the U.S.and another country are not eligible.) Applicants must have earned the equivalent of a U.S. bachelor’s degree by September 30, 2013, and preference is given to women who show prior commitment to the advancement of women and girls through civic, commcunity, or professional work. Fellowships are available for study in the U. S. A.

Up to five International Fellowships will be renewable for a second year; renewal instructions will be provided to
fellows during their fellowship year. International Fellowships are not retroactive; that is, they cannot be
used to pay for expenses or loans incurred prior to the fellowship year.Unsuccessful applicants may reapply.


Three award levels are available based upon the applicant’s degree program.

  •  Master’s/First Professional Degree fellowships carry a stipend of $18,000 forthe fellowship year.
  • Doctoral fellowships carry a stipend of $20,000 for the fellowship year.
  • Postdoctoral fellowships carry a stipend of $30,000 for the fellowship year.




Step 1

Print and read these documents and follow instructions provided:

Step 2

If you need assistance creating an account, contact the AAUW online. Technical support will only be available from 8:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m., central time, Mon–Fri.

Step 3

Take the Eligibility Quiz
After you register, you'll be directed to the eligibility quiz. If you pass the eligibility quiz, the remainder of the application will launch automatically. If you do NOT pass the eligibility quiz, you will receive a notification, and the application will not be available to you.

Step 4

Complete the Application
You will be able to return to the application to update and edit as frequently as desired until you submit your application or the application deadline has passed.


Step 5




Check Your Status
If you wish to check the status of your application and/or recommendations, click the Review My Status button below.