Women & Women's Issues

Women's Discussion and Taking Notes

The Office of Fellowships does not monitor the authenticity of these opportunities. These or other opportunities will be explored on a case by case basis.  

Leadership & Policy

AAUW Community Action Grants
Up to $10,000 for innovative programs and non-degree research projects to promote education and equity for women and girls

Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation 
A listing of Woodrow Wilson National Fellowships that support the development of future leaders in teaching, foreign affairs, conservation, women & gender, religion & ethics, and access & opportunity


The Fund for Women Artists
Lists grants, scholarship, and other funding opportunities for women in visual arts, performing arts, literary arts, theatre, and film/video


Forte Fellows Program
Offers fellowships to women pursuing a full-time, part-time or executive MBA education at participating business schools

International Women

Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund
Gives $12,000 to women from developing countries whose studies and future plans aim to benefit women and children in their respective regions

P.E.O. International Peace Scholarship
Gives $10,000 to international women studying in the U.S. or Canadian graduate schools

American Association of University Women International Fellowships
Gives $18,000, $20,000 or $30,000 for post-baccalaureate study to international women

Funding for Education

P.E.O. International Giving Opportunities
A variety of funding opportunities for women


FHI 360
Projects in reproductive health and family planning, HIV/AIDS prevention and care, economic development, civil society, domestic and international education, and social and behavioral change

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Upcoming Deadlines

Please note that Seattle University campus deadlines may be one to two months prior to the official scholarship deadline. Application processes generally begin six months in advance of official scholarship deadlines. Check with the Office of Fellowships to obtain campus-specific deadline information. 

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The Fulbright ETA Proposal Writing Workshop and Full Grant Proposal Writing Workshop are coming up soon!  

Please join us on May 2nd for the ETA Proposal Writing Workshop Pigott 107, 4:00-5:00pm and

May 3rd for the Full Grant Proposal Writing Workshop Pigott 106, 8:00am-2:00pm

For questions or to RSVP email Katie Dabbs at dabbsk@seattleu.edu 


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