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


Date:  Saturday, January 4, 2020

Place:  Old Saybrook Pavilion,

Saybrook Point, Old Saybrook

Time:  1:00-3:00 pm

Start the New Year off right at our Annual Tea and Trivia Challenge!  Please bring your favorite tea cup, a teapot, if you like, and a sweet or savory finger treat to share.  Remember to eat plenty of brain foods the week before, so that you are prepared for the Trivia Challenge.  Mary M. is readying the challenge, so bulk up!  It will be a fun afternoon.  Please don’t bring any used books for sale…we may try that later this year.  See you at the Pavilion!

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.