May: IBC NATIONAL CONFERENCE FOR COLLEGE WOMEN STUDENT LEADERS (NCCWSL)
Whenever financially possible, the Metro St. Louis Interbranch Council (IBC) will provide a scholarship to the National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL) to a student of a St. Louis area institution that is an AAUW College/University Partner Member. The purpose of the scholarship is to support the effort of AAUW to promote leadership skills of college students as well as encourage them bring visibility of AAUW on campuses.
View the IBC guidelines for selection of candidates.
View AAUW’s information about the National Conference for College Women Student Leaders
Some testimonials from young women whom IBC has sent to NCCWSL:
Attending NCCWSL and getting the opportunity to surround myself with inspiring, ambitious, hard-working women from all walks of life was hugely encouraging for me, especially as a woman of color. The conference’s commitment to diversity and to creating a positive environment is unmatched and attending was an invaluable experience that I wish all women could have.—Sharon P.
I was encouraged and motivated by the many testimonies and experiences that were shared at the NCCWSL Conference.—Janet K.
The NCCWSL conference was a major show of female power, inspiration, and radical vulnerability for me when I needed it most.—Liz K.