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AAUW has been transforming women’s lives for more than a century! The founders believed that education was the key to equity and professional advancement for women. Today our mission continues to focus on gender equality, education, and economic security.

We hope you will join this active and enriching organization. Your membership makes AAUW’s voice even stronger on critical issues affecting women and girls. AAUW membership benefits include an access to a vast network of 170,000+ members, research and webinars, $3.5 million annually in fellowships and grants, e-newsletters, online and salary negotiation classes, and much more.

Regular Membership – New or Renewals in AAUW is open to any graduate holding an associate or equivalent, baccalaureate, or higher degree from a regionally accredited institution. Annual dues for the AAUW Manhattan (KS) Branch are $80 (includes $59 National, $6 State, $15 Branch); 56$ of the dues are tax deductible. The membership year is from July 1 to June 30. New member dues can be preferably be paid online  or by mailing a check (along with our membership form for new members) to Amanda Gaulke, Treasurer, 1420 Waterford Place, Apt. 5, Manhattan, KS 66502. Renewal notices are automatically sent electronically to members, but renewals also can be made by mail.

New members (first year) can join for only $50.50 ($29.50 National, $6 State, and $15 Branch) through the Shape the Future Campaign. To qualify, potential members must attend an AAUW-sponsored activity and send/give this membership form and dues to the treasurer.

Free E-student affiliation is available for K-State undergraduate students enrolled in an associate’s or bachelor’s degree program and degree-seeking graduate students. Students can preferably enroll online or a branch member can provide assistance. If your institution is not an AAUW College/University Partner Member, students may join as an affiliate for only $18.81.

Questions? Email us at or contact:
Mary Stamey, Vice President for Membership,, 785-565-3295Chris Herald, Co-Vice President for Membership,, 785-537-7529Marlene VerBrugge, President,, 785-317-1265

Learn more about AAUW at and the AAUW Manhattan Branch at

We look forward to having you become a member!!!