Gender grants

Theme: Access and inclusion
ACU Summer School

ACU Gender Grants are awarded annually to member universities to support initiatives that will boost gender equity and equality. The grants can be used for a diverse range of projects, workshops, and events in areas such as:

  • Supporting women in leadership
  • Raising awareness of sexual harassment and developing anti-sexual harassment initiatives
  • Supporting women in science and research
  • Creating effective institutional policies
  • Mainstreaming gender equity into the curriculum

Since the ACU Gender Grants were launched in 2016, 28 universities in 17 countries have benefited, and a minimum of 600 beneficiaries have participated in workshops supported by the grants.

Applications are currently closed and will re-open in 2020.

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Theme: Access and inclusion