Mission: AAUW advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, and research.
Vision: AAUW will be a powerful advocate and visible leader in equity and education through research, philanthropy, and measurable change in critical areas impacting the lives of women and girls.
Diversity Statement: In principle and in practice, AAUW values and seeks a diverse membership. There shall be no barriers to full participation in this organization on the basis of gender, race, creed, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or class.
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AAUW Educational Fund
EF provides funds to advance education, research, and self-development for women and to foster equity and positive societal change. The AAUW Educational Fund is the world’s largest source of funding exclusively for graduate women. Each year the Fund provides about $4 million in fellowships, grants, and awards for outstanding women around the globe and for community action projects. The Fund also funds pioneering research on women, girls, and education, and international symposia.
AAUW Legal Advocacy Fund
LAF provides funding and support system for women seeking judicial redress for sex discrimination. The AAUW Legal Advocacy Fund, a program of the AAUW Educational Fund, is the nation’s largest legal fund focused solely on sex discrimination in higher education. The Legal Advocacy Fund provides funds and a support system for women seeking judicial redress for sex discrimination in higher education.