Award for Science Advancement and Leadership: Dr. Denise Galloway, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Award for Early Career Achievement in STEM: Dr. Corrie Ortega, Intellectual Ventures Laboratory
Award for Excellence in STEM Education/Outreach: Jeanne Chowning, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Award for Outstanding Seattle AWIS Member: Dr. Reitha Weeks, Shoreline Community College
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 and women in STEM fields.
Buy your ticket now!
2019 Seattle AWIS Banquet
June 6, 2019 – UW Center for Urban Horticulture
Ticket sales end Friday, May 31 at noon or when all seats are filled.
Become a Banquet Table Sponsor! Show your support for women in STEM. Receive visibility and complimentary banquet seats. Table sponsorship details here.
CONGRATULATIONS to the 2019 Award Winners! Read about our winners here.
Thank you to those who have submitted scholarship applications.
The 2019 scholarship application period is now closed.
The applications are being reviewed and winners will be announced in May.
Join us at our Monthly Chapter Meetings!
We offer monthly chapter events on the 3rd Wednesday from September to May. Save the date for our upcoming programs: Jan. 16, Feb. 20, Mar. 20, Apr. 17, May 15, Jun. 19.
6:00 PM – Networking and Refreshment 6:30 PM – Introductions, Program 7:45 PM – Networking and Dessert
Pre-registration not required for our events.
LocationFred 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!