AAUW bursaries are offered by AAUW to 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.
AAUW Bursaries Requirements
Interested individuals may apply if they meet all stipulated requirements. Women who are active in their communities, have commitment to assisting others and dedicated to being professional in all aspects of their lives, will be given preference.
Candidates must be a citizen from one of the following countries:
Candidates 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.
AAUW Bursary Application Documentation
The following documents must accompany your application. This is to ensure that the evaluation of your application is done correctly. All information needed by the company that offers bursaries must be available because the decision is taken in consideration of all applications that are received.
Here are documents that must be included
Your ID document
Proof of income
Bursary motivation letter
If you are already in tertiary, you need to include the results of your first semester or test that have been written if the semester is not yet tested.
How To Apply
To submit your application for AAUW bursaries you must visit their website and search for bursary opportunities.
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