AAUW Educational Foundation, Career Development Grants

Deadline: Dec.15
Amount: $2,000 – $12,000


The American Association of University Women Educational Foundation (AAUW Educational Foundation), Career Development Grants support women who hold a bachelor’s degree and are preparing to advance their careers, change careers, or re-enter the work force. Special consideration is given to women of color, and women pursuing their first advanced degree or credentials in nontraditional fields.

Grants provide support for course work beyond a bachelor’s degree, including a master’s degree, second bachelor’s degree, or specialized training in technical or professional fields. Funds are available for distance learning. Course work must be taken at an accredited two- or four-year college or university in the United States, or at a technical school that is fully licensed or accredited by the U.S. Department of Education. Funds are not available for PhD-level work.


For eligibility details go to:



For application go to: http://www.act.org/aauw/cdg/index.html


AAUW Educational Foundation
Department 60
301 ACT Drive
Iowa City, IA 52243-4030
Phone: 319-337-1716
Webpage: http://www.aauw.org/education/fga/fellowships_grants/career_development.cfm