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about us

Established in 1957, HKAUW is dedicated to the promotion of higher education among young women and the active support of community service by and for women. Learn more


Supporting Locally


HKAUW supports women university students at local tertiary institutions who excel in their academic performance through its annual scholarship scheme. Seminars, workshops and community service events also help our educated members stretch their minds for self-actualization and strengthen their hearts for others.

2017 - 2018 Scholarship Scheme is now open. Click here to apply now.


a national federation affiliate

Connecting Globally

HKAUW is an affiliate of Graduate Women’s International (GWI), an international, non-profit organization of women graduates from around the world. GWI works to promote lifelong education, to improve the status of women and girls, and to enable women to effect positive change for a peaceful, sustainable future. The organization offers a wide range of educational, humanitarian and cultural activities. Discover more here.

HKAUW is a family of women who care about making a difference, not just in my life, but in the global community.
— Priscilla Ho, 2015 Scholarship Recipient