American Association of Women in Community Colleges (AAWCC)

Announces its Annual Scholarship Opportunities

 AAWCC is pleased to welcome applicants for the following scholarships.


AAWCC National Board Scholarship

AAWCC will award a $500 scholarship per Region to one student who meets the national board scholarship criteria. Scholarship application and all supplemental materials are due Monday, February 15, 2016 to your AAWCC Regional Director.  Your Regional Director’s contact information can be found online at  For the national board scholarship application information, please click here


AAWCC Doctoral Scholarship

AAWCC is pleased to announce its annual $1500 doctoral scholarship for women who are interested in pursuing a doctoral degree.  The scholarship is restricted to women who have been or are employed full-time at any community college in the United States.  Preference will also be given to women who document completed coursework in community colleges.  The $1500 scholarship will be available through a competitive process.  Those interested should complete the scholarship application, along with the required supporting documents no later than Monday, February 15, 2016.  For more detailed information on the doctoral scholarship and to download the application, please click here.


LEADERS Institute Scholarship

The national board of AAWCC supports the advancement of community college women into leadership positions.  As a commitment to the mission, the Board will award a scholarship to a national AAWCC member who works at a community college to attend the LEADERS institute.  The AAWCC scholarship for LEADERS will include registration and travel expenses up to a total of $3000.  Applications are due by Monday, February 15, 2016.  For more information on the LEADERS Institute Scholarship and to download application, please click here.

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