2021-2022 AAUW PA Fellows and Grant Recipients

Following is a list of those women attending Pennsylvania colleges and universities who were selected for an AAUW national fellowship or grant. Also included are recipients of the Community Action Grant.

For more information about AAUW’s seven grant and fellowship programs, click here.

 Name Program Institution Field of Study or Project
Hajer Al-Faham American Fellowship,
Ph.D.
University of Pennsylvania Political Science: Contingent Citizenship: Muslims in America
Naila Smith American Fellowship, Postdoctoral Pennsylvania State University Psychology: An Opportunity Gap: Examining Discrepancies in Teacher-Parent Perspectives on Black Girls’ Socioemotional Learning
Ivonne Miranda Community Action Grant Cedar Crest College HOLA GEMS (Girls in Engineering, Mathematics, and Science)
Kate Geiger Community Action Grant Indiana Free Library Code Brave: A Coding Club for Girls
Mariam Dembele International Fellowship, M.B.A. Finance University of Pennsylvania Finance and Development in Mali