American Assoc. of University Women-Chico Branch Future Teacher Scholarship
*The members of AAUW wish to support a student who: *
- Enrolled in CRED program and plans to teach subjects in science, math, or technology
- Has a min GPA 3.0 or higher
- First Generation student
- Student who faces challenges in completing their credential, such as caring for dependents.
- Member of AAUW (when campus chapter is active)
- Student who graduated from a high school in Butte County, CA
If applicants are equally eligible, preference is for the student with the greatest financial need.
The American Association of University Women advances equity for Women and girls through advocacy, education, research, and philanthropy. AAUW was founded in 1881 and is headquartered in Washington, D.C. The local Chico Branch AAUW was founded in 1920. In addition to supporting future teachers, the Chico Branch AAUW would like to further collaborate developing a conduit for teaching assistants for the AAUW Tech Trek Program. Tech Trek, now entering it 24th year, is an all-scholarship, all volunteer, science and math camp program for local girls entering the 8th grade.