American Association of University Women (AAUW) Scholarship

Support from the American Association of University Women (AAUW)-Madison/Monona Branch dates back to 1993 with the establishment of the initial Single Parent Scholarship Fund. Their mission is to “…advance equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy and research.”

They support undergraduate students who are single parents pursuing an undergraduate degree. Eligibility requirements include:

  • Demonstrated financial need
  • Head of household
  • U.S. citizen, permanent resident, asylee, or eligible non-citizen

The application for this award is to be submitted through the ‘Scholarships for Nontraditional, Adult, & Single Parent Students’ opportunity. There are up to 15 individual scholarships associated with this one application, administered by the Division of Continuing Studies.

Visit the Adult Career and Special Student Services website to learn more!

Division of Continuing Studies