AAUW (the American Association of University Women) awards International Fellowships for full-time study or research in the United States to women who are not United States citizens or permanent residents. Both graduate and postgraduate studies at accredited institutions are supported.
Accredited U.S. institutions
Level/Field(s) of study:
Graduate and postgraduate studies at accredited U.S. institutions.
Number of Awards:
Women who are not United States citizens or permanent residents. Preference is given to women who show prior commitment to the advancement of women and girls through civic, community, or professional work.
Applicants must be women and have citizenship in a country other than the United States or possession of a nonimmigrant visa if residing in the United States. Women holding dual citizenship in the United States and another country are not eligible. Applicants must have earned the equivalent of a U.S. bachelor’s degree by 30 September 2017, and must have applied to their proposed institutions of study by the time of the application.
It is important to read the full eligibility criteria. See the official website for more details.
Official Scholarship Website: http://www.aauw.org/what-we-do/educational-funding-and-awards/international-fellowships/