Welcome to the AAUW Honolulu (HI) Branch

Academic Scholarship Applications Are Open!

Do you know a college student in an undergraduate or graduate program in Hawaii? Or are you a college student in Hawaii?

AAUW is looking for college women who are in need of academic scholarships!

Our requirements are:

  • Be a resident of the State of Hawaii
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Be undergraduate or a graduate student at a college or university located in the State of Hawaii
  • Grade Point Average (GPA) 3.0 or above
  • Female student

More information and application information can be found here!

Join Us For Talk Story Tuesday!

Give yourself a treat! Meet, mingle and enjoy complimentary pupus and beverages at happy hour prices. Talk Story Tuesdays is the intersection of casual conversation and a great AAUW program.

We’ll discuss disability rights and upending assumptions about disabilities. Watch this space for information about our guest speakers for this event! Justin Salisbury and Barbara Fischlowitz-Leong (M. Ed. and Executive Director / CEO of Assistive Technology Resource Centers of Hawaii).

Psst…spread the word and invite your friends and family!

All ages welcome!

Complimentary pupus and wine specials!

RSVP here!

WHEN: Feb. 12, 2019 ~ 5:30-7:30pm
WHERE: The Plaza Club, Pioneer Plaza, 900 Fort St Mall,20th & Fl 21, Honolulu, HI 96813
Parking: Plaza Club is $3.75 after 5 pm with validation. in the Pioneer Plaza; nearby municipal lots, $3. Street parking may be available.

A March Talk Story Tuesday Sneak Peek!

Watch this space for more details about our upcoming Talk Story Tuesday event — a discussion and screening of the Ruth Bader Ginsburg documentary, RBG.

We’ll provide drinks and snacks with enough time for discussion after the movie.

In a first for Talk Story Tuesday we’ll also have a costume contest — an RBG costume contest! Get your best costumer together in these three categories: Best RBG-Style Collar, Best Contemporary RBG, and Best 1970s-Era RBG!

Keep an eye out for more information!

Let’s Talk about Michelle Obama’s Becoming at April’s Book Discussion Group!

Come enjoy waterfront pupus and dynamic conversation about Michelle Obama’s best-selling biography, Becoming, and the state of women in America with AAUW Honolulu members and friends!

When: Thursday, April 18, 2019, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Where: Waikiki Yacht Club (1599 Ala Moana Blvd, Honolulu, HI 96814), ask for Mary Ann Eichorn when checking in
Pupus hosted by AAUW Honolulu
No host cocktails (bring cash for drink purchases)

RSVP here.


AAUW’s Start Smart and Work Smart programs are designed to empower women with the skills and confidence to successfully negotiate their salary and benefits packages. By learning strategies and practicing effective language, participants gain valuable skills they can use throughout their lives — well beyond their next negotiation.

Click here to contact the AAUW Honolulu Start Smart coordinator for more information about how you can participate in the program locally!

Click here to learn more about the Start Smart program and how to participate as a facilitator, ambassador, campus or participant.