AWIS-San Diego


Supporting advancement of women in STEM and STEM-related fields by providing opportunities to participate in professional networking, mentoring, leadership, and outreach activities.

Membership Options: Student, Early Career, or Full Member


Any undergrad, graduate or post-doc can receive full benefits at a discounted rate. (Proof of enrollment may be required.)

Annual Dues: $35

Early Career

If you are in the first decade of your science career, join AWIS to find mentors, make connections, and stay current on issues, events, and opportunities.

Annual Dues: $59

Full Member

Develop yourself and your career through education, mentoring, networking, volunteering, and recognition opportunities.

Annual Dues: $149

Benefits to Membership!

As a member of AWIS-National, you will receive:

  • Online Member Community: participate in a discussion thread to ask questions, share encouragement, and create meaningful relationships with other AWIS members.
  • AWIS Webinars: explore timely topics with exciting thought leaders through our What’s Next webinar series.
  • Weekly Newsletter and Members-Only Content: stay informed on trends, opportunities, and events.
  • Digital Subscription to AWIS Magazine: read about women’s contributions to STEM and their impact on society.
  • Scholarship Opportunities: to support the professional development and advancement of AWIS members.
  • Recognition: let us amplify your career achievements through member spotlights and AWIS communication channels.
  • AWIS Event Calendar: register for local and national events.
  • Membership Directory: connect with AWIS members locally and nationally.

AWIS is a national organization with over seventy chapters, allowing continuity for members who are relocating and opportunities for a national network of women in science-related fields.

AWIS-National is politically active and provides opportunities for members to be informed about, and active in, issues relevant to the status of women in STEM.

Your advantages of joining AWIS-San Diego:

  • One (1) year membership.
  • Invitations and opportunities for networking at AWIS-San Diego sponsored events such as the Annual New Year’s Party, Happy Hours, and Career Development events.
  • Invitation to join the AWIS-San Diego Slack workspace and participate in the AWIS-San Diego LinkedIn group.
  • E-mail updates and information sent out to our AWIS-San Diego Members-only e-mail list.
  • Receive AWIS-San Diego newsletters.
  • Opportunities to take on leadership roles by participation in local committees and serve on the Board.
  • Opportunities for personal and career development, and mentoring.
  • Opportunity to support local young women in their scientific growth and achievement.

More Information

If you need assistance regarding your AWIS membership, please contact AWIS member services.

If you have questions specific to the AWIS-SD chapter, please email us.

Our mailing address:

AWIS-San Diego
PO Box 178096
San Diego, CA 92177

Still trying to decide on whether to join?

Attend some AWIS-San Diego events to help you decide.

Check our calendar of events.