Beaufort, SC Branch

Welcome To The American Association of University Women (AAUW) of Beaufort, South Carolina

The Etta N. Mann Non-Traditional Student Scholarship

The Beaufort Branch of the American Association of University Women is offering its annual scholarship to a woman 21 or older who is returning to college following an interruption in her education. The applicant must be a woman who resides in Beaufort County, has a high school diploma or GED, and is returning to college or technical school in pursuit of her associate’s, bachelor’s, or R.N. degree. The $1500 award is applicable to tuition and fees only and will be paid by AAUW directly to the school.

The applicant must demonstrate scholastic aptitude and leadership characteristics as well as financial need. The scholarship is part of AAUW’s mission to promote equity and education for women and girls. The deadline for the application is 4pm, April 15, 2024.

Applications are available at the financial aid office of USCB at 801 Carteret Street, the financial aid office of TCL at 921 Ribaut Road, or by email from Dr. Beth Hammond-Perry at

STEM Day Feb.12, 2022

STEM DAY Grant Awarded by 100 Women Who Care

Officers – 
President – Janice Herbert
Immediate Past President – Peggy Scott
Program Vice President – Miriam Mitchell
Membership Chair – Tally Essman
Financial Chair – Marcia Behrens
Recording Secretary – Celeste Nalwasky (interim)

Meetings and Events
All meetings are held at First Presbyterian Church, 1201 North St., Beaufort, SC at 6pm and include a speaker and dinner.

Oct. 24, 2023 – Speaker Christina Washington           Sea Island Heritage Academy

Nov. 14, 2023 – Speaker Belinda Jones                   Morning Glory Homestead Farm

Jan. 23, 2024 – Speaker DAYLO students                              Diversity Awareness Youth                                                                                                                            Literacy Organization

Feb. 3, 2024 – STEAM Day for Middle School students at USCB Beaufort

Feb. 27, 2024 – Speaker Shannon Gonzales              Tout Sweet Co-Op Kitchen

Mar. 26, 2024 – Speaker Cassi Kilpatrick RN, BSN         Good Neighbor Medical Clinic

Apr. 23, 2024 – Speaker Jeanine McConnell                Women in Technology in                                                                                                                               Beaufort

May 14, 2024 – Scholarship Presentation

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