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EQUITY NOW

Together, we can achieve a vision of equal opportunity for all.

 

Our History

Founded in 1881, AAUW advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy and research. AAUW Honolulu was founded in 1905 as the College Club. Created to promote “the higher ideals of education among women” it became an official branch of the American Association of University Women in 1922.

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Scholarships & Grants

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CAREER AND LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT GRANT

If the high cost of conferences, meetings, seminars and certifications are holding you back from advancing in your industry, apply for the Career and Leadership Development Grant.

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UNDERGRADUATE AND
GRADUATE SCHOLARSHIPS

In the 2020-2021 school year we awarded over $52,000 in scholarships to qualified deserving women in Hawaii colleges and universities. 

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TWEET COLEMAN
AVIATION SCHOLARSHIP

Tweet Coleman has graciously endowed us with the Tweet Coleman Aviation Scholarship, offered yearly, for women seeking to earn a FAA Pilot Certificate.

Upcoming Events & Programs

  • 2022 State Senate and House Candidate Forums
    Jul 06, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    Online Forum
    AAUW of Hawaii and LWV of Hawaii will be holding Candidate Forums on July 6th 5PM and July 13th 5PM. Format will be 60-90 minutes virtual/webinar and live streamed on social media. We plan to address reproductive rights, corruption, and climate change.
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  • 2022 Lieutenant Governor Primary Candidate Forum
    Thu, Jul 07
    YWCA Oahu, Fuller Hall
    Jul 07, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM HST
    YWCA Oahu, Fuller Hall, 1040 Richards St, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    YWCA O‘ahu and community partners invite you to a special forum with primary election candidates for Lieutenant Governor discussing issues of impact to women and families.
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  • 2022 Hawaii Governor Primary Candidate Forum
    Wed, Jul 13
    YWCA Oahu, Fuller Hall
    Jul 13, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
    YWCA Oahu, Fuller Hall, 1040 Richards St, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    YWCA O‘ahu and community partners invite you to a special forum with primary election candidates for Governor discussing issues of impact to women and families.
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