AAUW International Fellowships in USA for Women

American Association of University Women
Last date: 
Friday, December 1, 2017
Country: 
United States

Detailed Description

Brief description:

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.

Host Institution(s):

Accredited U.S. institutions

Level/Field(s) of study:

Graduate and postgraduate studies at accredited U.S. institutions.

Number of Awards:

Not specified

Target group:

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.

Scholarship value/inclusions:

  • Master’s/Professional Fellowship: $18,000
  • Doctorate Fellowship: $20,000
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship: $30,000

Eligibility:

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.

Application instructions:

  • Applications and submission of supporting documents are done online. The application deadline for AY 2018-2019 is 1 December 2017. 
  • It is important to visit the official website (link found below) to access the online application and for detailed updated information on this scholarship/fellowship.

Website:

Official Scholarship Website:  http://www.aauw.org/what-we-do/educational-funding-and-awards/international-fellowships/