Apply for a Scholarship

 American Association of University Women Elmhurst Area Branch


The AAUW Elmhurst Area Branch is offering two grants of $2,500 each in 2019 to local women who need financial assistance to continue their education at the undergraduate or graduate level.  An applicant may be studying full or part time and must meet the following criteria:

  • Resident of Elmhurst, Addison,  Bensenville, Berkeley, Northlake, Oak Brook, or Villa Park.
  • Continuing education after completing at least 12 credit hours at an accredited community or undergraduate college/university.
  • Age 25 or older.  Attach proof of age and residency  (e.g. copy of driver’s license or other government identification).

To apply, fill out the form below and submit it to AAUW Elmhurst Area Scholarship Committee, PO. Box 243, Elmhurst, IL 60126, together with the following:

  • Resume including post-secondary schools attended and anticipated graduation date.
  • Official letter of acceptance from the college or university to be attended.
  • Personal background and goals essay.
  • Official transcript mailed directly from the college/university to:  AAUW Elmhurst Area Branch,   P.O. Box 243,   Elmhurst, IL 60126.


Name:  __________________________________________________________


Address: _________________________________________________________


Phone:  _________________ Cell:  __________________

Email: _________________________________________

How did you learn about the scholarship? _____________________________________________________

Applicant’s signature:  ____________________________________________

Date: _______________________


Application Deadline is April 1, 2019.

For additional information or  questions, please write or call:

Elmhurst Area Branch
American Association of University Women
P.O. Box 243
Elmhurst, IL 60126