AWARD PROGRAMS OFFERED BY AAUWMO
#1. Branch Incentive Program 2019-20
AAUW MO offers two Incentive Grants to branches: the Peg Witt Fund (up to $450), and the AAUW MO Reserve Fund (up to $750). These grants are intended for branch member enrichment, help for new or returning branches, assistance in attending AAUW events, and special projects that support program enrichment. Click on the forms below to learn more and to apply!
Explanation of the Grant program. Open this form to learn how to apply for grant funds.
Two forms of the actual grant application are given below. The WORD form can be downloaded, saved, typed upon on your computer, and then attached to an email to be submitted.
The pdf form will open, then should be saved, printed out and postally mailed for submission.
Application Form for the Grant Program funds (WORD)
Application Form for the Grant Program funds (pdf)
The following documents are full of great ideas and successful grant programs:
Possible ideas to engage in fund-raising
Recently awarded projects
Fund-raising ideas from the national fund-raising committee
#2. Missouri STAR Awards for Branch Achievements 2019-20 (note: the former Galaxy Awards have been discontinued as of 2019)
Application forms for STAR AWARDS are available here. The WORD form may be saved, typed upon, and attached to an email to be submitted. The pdf form can only be saved, printed, filled out by hand, and postally mailed in.
WORD application for the STAR award.
PDF application for the STAR Award.
Thank you for participating in the Galaxy Awards over the past 10 years.
#3. Missouri Woman of Distinction Award (given biennially)
This form may be used by board members for travel reimbursement according to state guidelines or for expenditures related to their office.