2017 AWIS Award winners!

Award for Scientific Advancement in STEM:

Dr. Emily Fox

Award for Excellence in Science Education: 

Dr. Alyssa Taylor

Award for Excellence in Science Outreach:

Claudia Ludwig


Your Voice

The opportunity to mentor and be mentored through chapter-based and Internet resources

Your Resource
  • Monthly meetings that feature local speakers discussing scientific research, career development, public health, and environmental issues
  • A newsletter to keep you connected to issues and events relevant to women in science
  • Networking opportunities with local professionals in your field
Your Network

The Seattle chapter of the Association for Women in Science is an active organization dedicated to advancing the careers of women in science and technology and to promoting the participation of girls in the sciences.

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Join us at our Monthly Chapter Meetings!
We offer monthly chapter events on the 3rd Wednesday from September to May.

6:00 PM – Networking and Refreshment
6:30 PM – Introductions, Program
7:45 PM – Networking and Dessert

Pre-registration not required for our events.

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Pelton Auditorium
1100 Fairview Ave. N.
Seattle, WA 98109-1024
Please enter through Thomas Building.
*Free Visitor Parking in front of and to the side of Thomas Building and Employee Parking lot off Aloha St. (across from SCCA). See Map for Details.

All AWIS meetings are FREE and open to members and non-members, both men and women!

For additional event information, please email programs@seattleawis.org.


Looking to build your network or find your first job?
Thinking about a career change or retirement?
Need tips to balance work and family?


Then get advice from experienced scientists by joining the Association for Women* In Science (AWIS) Group Mentoring Program. *You do not need to be a woman to join.*


To join a mentoring group, you must apply online by filling out this form.
Interested in being a mentor? Email the mentoring committee.


Learn more about our mentoring program.