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.
The scholarship is awarded for full-time study or research to women from all around the world and more than 3400 scholarships awarded to women across 140 nations till now.
The International Fellowships program awarded its first fellowship in 1917.
Accredited U.S. institutions
Level/Fields of study
This scholarship is applicable for Masters Degree, Bachelors Diploma, Masters Diploma, Bachelors Certificate, Masters Certificate.
Eligible Student Nationality
This scholarship is applicable for students from India, UK, Australia, Singapore, New Zealand, Canada, Germany and 234 countries more.
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 amount will be given yearly to the students.
When a deadline or notification date falls on a weekend, the date will be observed on the following business day.
Criteria for selection and application review
International Fellowship funds are available for:
International Fellowship funds are NOT available for:
AAUW regards the acceptance of a fellowship as a contract requiring fulfilment of the following terms:
Tips for Proposal Preparation
Visit the official website http://www.aauw.org/what-we-do/educational-funding-and-awards/international-fellowships/ to access the online application and for detailed updated information on the scholarship/fellowship.