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  • American Association of University Women

    UW-La Crosse is a University Partner Member of the American Association of University Women (AAUW).

    Benefits of College/University Partner Membership in AAUW:

    •  $3,000,000 in scholarships available nationally.
    • 1,000 Community Action grants.
    • Database of AAUW Undergraduate students.
    • Funding to send students to National Leadership Conference in June.
    • A Voice in Washington…AAUW does advocacy/education to legislators…e.g. Lilly Ledbetter Act wouldn't have happened without AAUW advocacy.

    Benefits for students specifically :

    • Free affiliate membership as an E-student.
    • Access to publications of AAUW at AAUW.ORG.
    • Campus Action Grants that are AAUW Mission based (presently Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics emphasis)
    • Offer Smart Salary Negotiation Workshops (because salary discrimination begins here).
    • Campaign College trains women to run for Student Senate
    • Study Abroad experience (coming soon) where students get to meet and work with CEO and heads of NGOs around the world.
    • 15% discount on Princeton Review, LSAT, MCAT, etc. and test preparation workshops.
    • Membership continues for one year after graduation.
    • Students can start satellite AAUW student group on campus.
    • AAUW on Face book, TWITTER, etc.,

    If you want to become a free AAUW E-Student member, contact Sandra Krajewski BY EMAIL ( skrajewski@uwlax.edu ) and she will register you as a member.