Scholarship Program

Educational Grants for Women



Awarded by the Education and Scholarship Program of the Lower Connecticut Valley Branch of AAUW

2024-2025 grant information will be announced in April 2024

Education Grants

Our Education and Scholarship Program offers $2000 educational grants to eligible women based on based on personal goals, academic performance, and financial need.

Eligibility Criteria

    • 20 years old by year end, or older
    • High school diploma or equivalent
    • Pursuing an associate or bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university
    • Reside in Middlesex or New London County, CT

The grant process for the following academic year begins in March; submissions are due in June. Specific dates are on the application which will be available in March. Grants are announced in July.

National Conference for Collegiate Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL)

We provide women student scholarships to attend the AAUW  National Conference for College Women Student Leaders.  This annual conference, held in June, focuses on advocacy, health, and wellness, while building leadership skills in women, allowing them to succeed on campus, within the community, and in their careers.

Students are identified and selected in December and registered in mid-February. For program information visit or contact Sue Aberbach at 860-367-4433.

These educational opportunities are administered by the Scholarship Committee of the Education and Scholarship Program, Inc. of AAUW Lower Connecticut Valley Branch.