AAUW awarded more than $3.7 million in fellowships and grants this year  including 8 fellowships and 5 grants in the state of North Carolina for the year 2011-2012.

Recipients are as follows:

American Fellowships:

  • Elizabeth Bucar, Postdoctoral, Religion,  UNC-Greensboro
  • Trenette Clark, Publication Grant, Social Work, UNC-Chapel Hill
  •  Jennifer Donnally, Ph.D., Women’s history,  UNC-Chapel Hill
  • Natalie Fixmer-Oraiz, Ph.D., Communications,  UNC-Chapel Hill
  • Kristin Johnson, Ph.D., Economics, Duke University
  • Rhonda Jones, Publication Grant, American history, NCCU
  • Holly Worthen, Ph.D., Geography, UNC-Chapel Hill

Career Development Grants:

  • Cynthia Barton, M.S.N., Nursing informatics,  Duke University
  • Milele Bynum,  M.D., Medicine,  UNC-Chapel Hill
  • Robin Gray-Bishop, Graduate Certificate, Dance education, UNC-Charlotte
  •  Margaret Hyneman, M.S., Occupational therapy, UNC-Chapel Hill

Community Action Grants:

  • Grassroots Leadership, Donna Red Wing,  Charlotte

International Fellowships:

  • Florence Okoro, Nigeria, Ph.D., Nursing, UNC-Chapel Hill

For more information on the recipients, their project names and scopes, please see the  online AAUW Fellowships and Grants Directory.  To support such work in the future, consider donating to AAUW.