The American Association of University Women is inviting prospective fellows to apply for the 2021 edition of it annual fellowship program. On a yearly basis, AAUW award women applying for various fellowship programs in the United States with a fully-funded scholarship package to help the women complete their programs in the United States.
The AAUW International fellowship program aims to sponsor women who are not US citizens or permanent residents. Applicants must show they have citizenship in countries other than the United States. The fellowship is open to graduate programs such Master’s degree, PhD and postdoctoral programs.
Applicants who are selected into this program would be awarded the fellowship amount ranging from $18,000 to $30,000 depending on the level of study they enrol into. Please note that this highly competitive financial aid program for women and as such, only women who possess superior academic record would be granted the fellowship.
Also read – Clark Global Scholarship Program, 2021
AAUW International fellowship is an annual program taken at eligible and accredited Universities across the United States. Do you wish to fellowship at the United States? Are you a woman? Do you need support to finance your studies at your choice University in the US? Are you a graduate student? If you tick yes to the above question and so much need the AAUW International fellowship program, then see below to learn about the eligibility criteria for this program.
Host University/ Country – The fellowship is to be taken in accredited Universities across the US
Academic level – Open to graduate students – Masters/PhD and Postdoctoral
Discipline – Not specified
Scholarship Award –
Masters – $18,000
PhD – $20,000
Postdoctoral – $30,000
Nationality – International students
To stand a chance of selection, you must meet the following criteria;
- You must be an International student
- Must have completed your previous academic study before the AAUW fellowship deadline 15, November 2020
- Must be applying for full-time study
- Must have plans of returning to your country to pursue a career on completion of your fellowship in the United States
- Must command a good written and spoken English language skills
Application opens – August 1 (annual)
Application closes – November 15 (annually)
Early application is important to securing this scholarship. Prospective applicants are advised to keep a tab this page and apply immediately the scholarship commences in August.
How to apply
To apply for this program, applicants are to visit the official fellowship page through the link provided.