Scholarships are an important part of our work. Scholarships can help women create opportunities for meaningful careers and financial security. The Janesville Branch is proud to offer several scholarships to area students each year.

NCCWSL Scholarship: AAUW is happy to announce that the National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL) 2021 will be a fully virtual experience. Learn more at  Scholarship applications are being accepted to pay the $125 registration fee. NCCWSL scholarship applications  are due March 1. See NCCWSL 2021 Scholarship Info.

High School Scholarship: Available to high school seniors in our members’ communities. Contact your school counselor for scholarship applications.

Project Renew Scholarship: Available to Janesville area women over the age of 25 who are resuming their education after being interrupted due to financial hardship or family responsibilities.
Download the form: Project_Renew_Scholarship_Application.
Send completed form by March 31 to AAUW – Janesville Branch, PO Box 8033, Janesville, WI  53547-8033.
For information, contact

Listen to members Ann Peterson and Emily Scheunemann, and scholarship recipient, Lynda Roehl.

The Janesville Branch scholarships are funded through a used book sale each fall and an auction every other November. Funds also support of the AAUW Funds program.

For more information about the book sale or to to donate books, please contact Paula at

To donate directly to the scholarship fund please send your check to:

AAUW – Janesville
PO Box 8033
Janesville, WI 53547

Please note the donation is for the scholarship.

Thank you for promoting equity for women and girls by supporting AAUW’s crucial work.