NCCWSL

ATTENTION WOMEN STUDENT LEADERS!

AAUW Hawaii and AAUW Honolulu Branch are offering scholarships to undergraduate and graduate women studying in Hawaii to attend the National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL). We provide travel cost and conference registration to scholarship awardees!

This inspiring conference offers keynote speakers, workshops, skill building activities and much more! Check out the NCCWSL website for full details.


NCCWSL Scholarship Winner 2019

Courtney Clifford received the AAUW Hawaii Scholarship to attend NCCWSL 2019.

Courtney has served in the US Air Force where she was the Musical Director USAF Band of the Pacific-Hawaii. She led an eleven-member performance team and  built musical programs to align with strategic messaging.

She earned a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology at Park University, an Associate of Arts in Music, Community College of the Air Force, and attended  Airman Leadership School, earning Academic Achievement and Distinguished Graduate awards.

Currently enrolled in a Masters of Social Work program with a focus in Military and Veterans’ Affairs at Hawaii Pacific University, she is a Conference Specialist Intern, planning and coordination ‘Ohana Conferences between multiple agencies and families involved with Child Welfare Services.

In her NCCWSL application,  Courtney stated “I would like to use the knowledge learned at this conference in my community to help advocate for policy change. I’d like to advocate for children and the homeless. My plan is to go back into the military after I graduate, so I plan to use my new leadership skills to help advocate for my clients in the military.”

AAUW Hawaii provides travel costs and conference registration to undergraduate and graduate women studying in Hawaii to attend NCCWSL. This inspiring conference offers keynote speakers, workshops, skill building activities and much more! Check out the NCCWSL website for full details.

Conference Date: Spring 2020
Location: University of Maryland, College Park
Application Due Date: Applications for NCCWSL 2020 will open in early 2020. Check our website in December 2020 for details.