Project Eligibility & Criteria

Is the Project Eligible to Use the SPF?

To be eligible, a project must satisfy the following:

  • The SPF supports projects that promote education and equity for all women and girls and support the AAUW Mission.
  • Projects that seek to influence legislation, support candidates for office, benefit solely AAUW members or individuals are specifically excluded.
  • The project has a minimum project budget of $1000.

What are the Criteria for a Project to use the SPF?

The SPF Board of Director will consider each project separately, according to the following criteria:

  • Goal or purpose of the project
  • Description of the project
  • Who it will serve
  • Proposed budget detailing revenue and expenses
  • The project must have a budget of $1000 or more
  • Number of members and community partners involved
  • Expected outcomes
  • Proof of current participation in AAUW California Liability Insurance
  • Ongoing support of AAUW Funds, the national AAUW 501(c)3 organization