AAUW Bursary

AAUW Bursaries 2017

Since 1881 AAUW has been empowering women all over the world.

In South Africa, women have a constitutional right, yet they are still faced daily with barriers of violence and inequality of a slowly changing male hierarchical culture. Therefore, women still have many challenges to overcome in South Africa.

This phenomenal organization touches the lives of women all over the world, giving them opportunities to grow and improve their own lives, as well as the lives of those they touch. This organization promotes fairness in all aspects of life through education, research, and even advocacy. The boost with more than a thousand branches and 800 University and College partners. They offer exclusive programs for women from all walks of life and they are open to women of all ages, nationalities, race, creed, class, and sexuality.

Yearly they assist more than 200 women with grants and fellowships. Their different scholarships are valued from $18 000 up to $30 000. These amounts depend on the study path chosen by the selected candidates. If you would like to take your qualifications to the next level and achieve a greater level of success by studying further in the US, this company may have an opportunity to suit your needs. Candidates applying will have to meet all requirements as stipulated before submitting their application.

Bursaries Offered

Bursaries provided by AAUW are for candidates wishing to complete full-time studies at one of the Accredited Institutes of Higher Learning within the borders of the United States. This program offer candidates studying towards graduate or postgraduate within their chosen fields, an opportunity to complete their studies in the US.

The fields of study that are available include all approved study fields or research fields that are offered by any of the selected Institutes within the US.

Candidates must be a citizen from one of the following countries:

Zambia
South Africa
Namibia
Swaziland
Lesotho
Zimbabwe
Botswana
Mozambique

Applicants must hold a bachelor’s degree within their field of study and it must be of equal standing as that of a US bachelor’s degree to be acceptable. Candidates must have achieved this degree by time of application.

Candidates must be proficient in English, reading, writing and verbally.

Candidates must intend on returning to their country and home after completion of their studies.

How To Apply?

Apply online.