American Association of University Women—Buffalo (AAUW Buffalo)


The Buffalo branch of the American Association of Women (AAUW) provides additional financial support to college students in the Western New York area in the form of specialized loans, grants or scholarships. The funds include several named awards. Applicants must demonstrate superior academic achievement, have potential for achieving their academic and career goals, and for some of the awards, show financial need.


Varies by Award

Eligibility Requirements

Applicants must:

  • Be living in, or going to school in one of the eight counties of Western New York (Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, Genesee, Niagara, Orleans and Wyoming).
  • Be a woman scholar in any field of study.
  • Be an undergraduate and graduate student (varies by award).
  • Demonstrate superior academic achievement.

How to Apply