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AAUW Selected Professions Fellowships

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Be sure to consult the Fellowship Website for complete eligibility and competition requirements.


AAUW Selected Professions Electronic Deadline
Friday, December 1, 2023
11:59 p.m. Pacific S

About this Fellowship

Awarded to women who intend to pursue a full-time course of study at accredited U.S. institutions during the fellowship year in one of the designated degree programs where women’s participation traditionally has been low.

Fellowships are awarded for the following master’s programs:


Computer/information sciences



Fellowships in the following degree programs are restricted to women of color, who have been underrepresented in these fields:

Master’s in business administration — applicants may apply for second year of study only

Law — applicants may apply for third year of study only

Doctorate in medicine — applicants may apply for third or fourth year of study only

Award Value

Provides $20,000 to be used for educational and living expenses.

Eligibility Requirements

Requirements Details
Year(s) of Application Masters, Doctoral, Professional Degree: Business, Professional Degree: Law

Minimum Grade Point Average



US Citizen, Permanent Resident
Campus Nomination Required No

Last updated: May 16, 2023

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