WHO WE ARE
AWIS IS A LEADING VOICE FOR WOMEN IN STEM
The Association for Women in Science (AWIS) is the largest multi-disciplinary organization for women in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) dedicated to achieving equity and full participation of women
in all disciplines and across all employment sectors.
AWIS strives to ensure that
all women in STEM can achieve
their full potential.
AWIS reaches more than 20,000 professionals in STEM with members and chapters nationwide.
The AWIS National Governance Board provides leadership and direction for AWIS. They are respected leaders in our community and represent a wide variety
of STEM employment sectors.
CHAPTERS & AFFILIATE GROUPS
AWIS has over 50 Chapters and Affiliate
Groups nationwide led by engaged AWIS members who provide professional development, learning, resources,
referrals, and mutual support.
My focus is networking and career development for women in science. That's why I like the multi-disciplinary nature of AWIS as the women are from all sectors of the workforce.
Holly Soutter, PhD