Apply for the AAUW Scholarship

AAUW Mission: Advancing equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, and research.

Scholarship Deadline: This scholarship is awarded in the Fall and Spring semesters and applications are due on the third Friday of the semester.

Eligibility Requirements

  1. Be a citizen of the United States and a resident of South Dakota
  2. Attend Capital City Campus the semester for which application is made, and be in good academic standing while in attendance at CCC
  3. Possess good character and demonstrate scholastic achievement.

Required Essay

Before completing this form, please prepare an essay explaining your answers to the following questions. Please be detailed and specific in your responses. Your essay should be no more than 500 words. You'll have the ability to upload a file at the end of the scholarship application.

  1. What are your educational goals? Be specific. Give details. What is your major? Why did you choose it? What is your dream job?
  2. Why you would like to receive this scholarship? Explain how it would help you achieve your educational goals.
  3. Would you be willing to assist in the annual AAUW book sale in the spring? The book sale proceeds fund the scholarships. We are always looking for volunteers for the book sale.

Scholarship Application