NCCWSL Nomination

AAUW Alameda Branch College of Alameda 

NCCWSL Nomination 2024

AAUW’s National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL) is held annually at the University of Maryland for women student leaders from across the country. They represent 2nd year students from Community Colleges and Universities. This year’s conference is May 30- June 2, 2024:  for more information. The goal of NCCWSL is to develop leadership skills across 5 core learning objectives: Leadership development, Professional development, Activism, Women’s Issues, and Identity and Diversity.

AAUW Alameda Branch is offering two scholarships of $1,500 each for College of Alameda women students, which will cover registration and transportation costs. Eligible students need to have completed 24+units.

We much appreciate your time in nominating women students whose home campus is College of Alameda or who have completed 80% of their units at COA, and who have demonstrated leadership skills either at the College of Alameda or in outreach or service activities in their schools or local communities.

Once students are nominated they will be invited to apply and provide additional documentation and transcript. Deadline for nominations is Friday February 16. For students the completed application deadline is Monday March 4, 2024. Please submit your nomination to Penny Washbourn, via email with subject line NCCWSL Nomination to with a copy to yourself.

NCCWSL Nomination Form

Your Name

Thank you so much for your time.  You may nominate more than one student. Just duplicate this form.

Thanks for making the difference for an eligible woman student leader for a most valuable educational and personal experience. Students also get time at the end of the conference to do some sightseeing in our nation’s capital.

Penny Washbourn Ph.D, AAUW Alameda NCCWSL Committee Chair 510-748-7455, cell 925-949-9791

For the AAUW Alameda NCCWSL student application form and information go to Activities . Check the NCCWSL power point presentation from a previous NCCWSL participant.

Please submit your nomination by Feb 16, 2024. Send me an email with the attachment to