Nominations are being accepted for the 2020 AWIS Awards!

View and download the criteria and nomination form here.

Submit your nomination by Friday, January 10, 2020.

2020 Award Categories:

  •  Science or Technology Advancement and Leadership
  •  Early Career Achievement in STEM
  • Excellence in STEM Education/Outreach

Check the Banquet and Awards web page for more information!


Applications are being accepted for the 2020 AWIS Scholarships!

Award: Scholarship amounts range from $1000 – $7500.

Deadline:  March 1, 2020

For more details, check the Scholarships page!

Download scholarship application.

AWIS Seattle 2019 Award Trophies

The 7th annual Seattle AWIS banquet and award presentations on June 6th was a wonderful evening!  Our thanks to our table sponsors and attendees.

Read more about the banquet and see pictures here.

2019 Seattle AWIS Award Winners

AWIS 2019 winners holding the trophy

L to R:

  • Dr. Corrie Ortega, Intellectual Ventures Laboratory; Early Career Achievement in STEM
  • Dr. Reitha Weeks, Shoreline Community College; Outstanding Seattle AWIS Member
  • Dr. Denise Galloway, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center; Science Advancement and Leadership
  • Dr. Jeanne Chowning, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center;  Excellence in STEM Education/Outreach

Congratulations to the 2019-2020

AWIS Scholarship Recipients

2019 Seattle AWIS undergraduate scholarship recipients and Scholarship Committee co-chairs.

For more details, please click here.


Save the date and join us for the holiday happy hour, 6pm at Fremont Brewing. Get to know your scientific community, grab a drink, and enjoy the season with colleagues old and new.

Light snacks will be provided; please purchase your own beverage.

Seattle AWIS programs are INCLUSIVE and open to ALL – Members, Non-Members. All Genders and Identities