AAUW (the American Association of University Women) awards International Fellowships for full-time study or research in the United States to women who are not United States citizens or permanent residents. Both graduate and postgraduate studies at accredited institutions are supported. The level and field of study are graduates and postgraduate studies at accredited U.S. institutions. The number of awards is not specified. Women who are not United States citizens or permanent residents can apply. Preference is given to women who show prior commitment to the advancement of women and girls through civic, community, or professional work. The details of eligibility criteria, application instruction and application deadline are given below.