The American Association of University Women (AAUW) is a nationwide network of 170,000 members and supporters, 1,000 branches, and 800 college/university institution partners.

AAUW’s Mission  AAUW advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research.  Through its public policy program, all AAUW members inform themselves and influence national and local educational policies.

AAUW-KENTUCKY is proud to announce #IAmAWomanInSTEM, a Campus Action Grant awarded to the University of Kentucky by AAUW National.  Here is a link to information about this wonderful program for women students and mentors at the University of Kentucky:


Kentucky AAUW and branches, with Morehead State University (MSU), are sponsors of the Sixth SpaceTrek Camp at MSU campus in July, 2017.  SpaceTrek camp had 22 graduates in 2016.  Morehead State University is 1 out of 5 Universities in the nation that offers a BS degree in Space Science.  Graduates in Space Science are always in demand and have no issues with unemployment.  The Louisville AAUW Member Fundraiser was Saturday, May 21, 2016 at the University of Louisivlle Alumni Center Club (free parking) from 11 am to 1 pm with a delicious brunch included in the $50.00 donation with all of the profits going to MSU Foundation to assist in funding the SpaceTrek Camp for 2016.  All donations tax deductible to the extent provided by United States tax laws.  Over $1750 were sent to SpaceTrek from this event.

CONTRIBUTIONS ARE GREATLY NEEDED AND APPRECIATED.  Make checks to MSU Foundation and write Space Trek in the memo line.  Mail to AAUW SpaceTrek, PO Box 3, Morehead, KY 40351.    And thank you very much from the young women!!!!


To learn more about our SpaceTrek program, visit SpaceTrekKY.org.