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AAUW International Fellowships

Goes By: AAUW International Fellowship
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Awarded for full-time study or research in the United States to women who are not U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Both graduate and postgraduate studies at accredited U.S. institutions are supported.

Recipients are selected for academic achievement and demonstrated commitment to women and girls. Recipients return to their home countries to become leaders in business, government, academia, community activism, the arts, and sciences.

Requires $30 filing fee (nonrefundable) to apply.

Applicants must have earned the equivalent of a U.S. bachelor’s degree by September 30, 2016, and must have applied to their proposed institutions of study by the time of the application. Up to five fellowships are renewable for a second year.

Award Value

Master’s/First Professional Fellowships awards are $18,000. Doctoral Fellowship awards are $20,000. Postdoctoral Fellowship awards are $30,000.

Eligibility Requirements

Requirements Details
Year(s) of Application Masters, Doctoral, Postdoctoral

Minimum Grade Point Average



Green Card Holder
Campus Nomination Required No
Year of Study Funded Masters, Doctoral, Postdoctoral
Academic Areas:
Areas of Interest: Underrepresented populations
Language Funding No
Location Domestic

Be sure to consult the competition website for complete eligibility and competition requirements.


AAUW International Electronic Deadline
Thursday, November 15, 2018

Last updated: June 5, 2018

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