Welcome to the Lower Conn Valley (CT) Branch of AAUW!


Date:   Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Place:  St. Ann’s Episcopal Church
82 Shore Rd. (Rt. 156), Old Lyme

Time:   7:00 pm

Let’s gather to enjoy the holidays with festive food, music and fun.  Our party will be serenaded by Steve Dedman and Kat Wallace of Plywood Cowboy.  If you like, bring a new item (regifting is ok!) for the the Chance Auction.  All proceeds from the sale of Chance tickets will go to support LAF, the Legal Advocacy Fund.  You can help support our national organization, and get a little holiday shopping done at the same time.  Win – Win!  Hope to see you there.

Gerri S.

Program Chair

Education Grant for Women

Awarded by Lower Connecticut Valley Branch of AAUW
2020-2021 Academic Year

The Lower Connecticut Valley Branch of AAUW (American Association of University Women) is offering a $2000 grant to women who are pursuing an Associate or Bachelor degree.  Recipients will be chosen on the basis of personal goals, academic performance, and financial need.  Grants will be announced by July 1, 2020.

Eligibility Requirements:

    • 20 years of age by year end, or older
    • High school diploma or equivalent
    • Pursuing an Associate or Bachelor degree from an accredited college or university
    • Resident of Chester, Clinton, Deep River, East Haddam, Essex, Haddam, Killingworth, Lyme, Old Lyme, Old Saybrook, Westbrook
    • Applications must be postmarked by Monday, June 1st

For application or information
www.lowerctvalley-ct.aauw.net or Nancy Fairchild 860-339-5765

Click here to download the application!

    American Association of University Women is a membership organization changing the climate for women and girls.

The American Association of University Women (AAUW) empowers women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research. Our nonpartisan, nonprofit organization has more than 170,000 members and supporters across the United States, as well as 1,000 local branches and 800 college and university partners. Since AAUW’s founding in 1881, our members have examined and taken positions on the fundamental issues of the day — educational, social, economic, and political.

AAUW’s Mission
AAUW advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research.

AAUW’s Value Promise
By joining AAUW, you belong to a community that breaks through educational and economic barriers so that all women and girls have a fair chance.