We support a number of projects including:

  • Scholarships:

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

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:

  • Maine Women’s Lobby
  • Publicity for WOW (Women of the World)


                                                  66th ANNUAL AAUW BOOKSALE!!

Book sale 2016. Lots of books to sort!!

 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   207-866-4494