We support a number of projects including:
American Association of University Women Scholarship at the University of Maine
The amount depends upon on the endowment fund. For criteria, contact the University of Maine Office of Student Financial Aide: (207) 581-1329 or http://umaine.edu/stuaid/scholarships/selective/miscellaneous/
AAUW Penobscot Valley Non-traditional Student Scholarship
At least two $500 dollar scholarships will be given to undergraduate non traditional female students studying at local educational institutions.
AAUW Penobscot Valley Branch Marge Erhardt Scholarship at Orono High School
One $700 ($200 from AAUW and $500 from the Erhardt family) scholarship will be given to a senior female student who plans to further her education. Deadline is in April. Contact: Orono High School Guidance Office: 207-866- 2319 or Melba Wallace: 207-866- 2323
National AAUW Scholarships
National AAUW sponsors several scholarships that are available for Maine women students. Contact: https://www.aauw.org/what-we-do/educational-funding-and-awards/
- Maine NEW (National Education for Women) Leadership
This program for undergraduate women is designed to address the under reepresentation of women in legislatures. The Margaret Chase Smith Policy Center at the University of Maine sponsors the program. For information, please visit the web page: https://mcspolicycenter.umaine.edu/for-students/maine-new-leadership/ or contact: Hon. Mary Cathcart, Director, email@example.com
- Maine Women’s Lobby
- Publicity for WOW (Women of the World)
66th ANNUAL AAUW BOOKSALE!!
Date: Sat. April 8, 2017
Place: Church of Universal Fellowship,
82 Main St. Orono, ME
Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. free
Early birds 7:30 a.m. – 8 a.m. – $10
This sale has a wide variety of used books in both hardback and paperback and includes art, literature, history, children’s books, cook books and fiction.
Snacks are available.
This popular sale is a nonprofit fundraiser that benefits the Penobscot Valley Branch AAUW scholarships for women and girls.
Contact: Susan Wishkoski firstname.lastname@example.org 207-866-4494