Japanese Association of University Women (JAUW)

Japanese Association of University Women (JAUW), established in 1946, is a member of IFUW; the world’s leading organization for women. JAUW shares IFUW’s mission together with its 50+ member associations around the globe.

They are:

  • to improve the status of women and girls
  • to promote life-long education
  • to enable women graduates to use their expertise to effect change

JAUW is committed to:

  • improving higher education for women
  • promoting gender equality in the society
  • advocating world peace and international understanding

JAUW provides:

  • consolidated voice on social issues, especially for women and girls
  • fellowships/awards for women and girls to continue their education
  • support for women and girls in different parts of the world
  • networking with women who have common purposes and interests
  • mentorship via lectures for the next-generation, female leaders
Mobility
  • Go international
Country
Asia Japan
Institution type
Foreign Institutions Associations and NGO