AAUW EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION AMERICAN DISSERTATION FELLOWSHIPS

SPONSORING AGENCY: American Association of University Women (AAUW) Educational Foundation

PURPOSE: The founders of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) believed that education is the key to achieving equity for women of all ages, races, creeds, and nationalities. For over 100 years, this belief has been the driving force behind AAUW, which has helped more than 7,000 women reach their personal and professional goals through a variety of fellowships and grants.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS: American Dissertation Fellowships are available to women who will complete their dissertation writing between July 1, 2012, and June 30, 2013. To qualify, applicants must have completed all course work, passed all required preliminary examinations, and received approval for their research proposal or plan by November 15, 2011. Open to applicants in all fields of study.

STIPEND: $20,000

APPLICATION DEADLINE: November 15, 2011