We encourage women to use and develop
their scientific abilities and to achieve their full potential.
Welcome to the Association for Women in the Sciences
OUR AIMS ARE TO:
Provide a network for women interested or working in the sciences to share scientific information, experience and skills.
Explore and speak on issues relating to women and science.
Provide social interaction with others who have similiar interests.
Assist girls and women to gain confidence in their role in the sciences and increase self knowledge.
Provide visibility for women in the sciences and to support women to achieve visibility in the sciences.
First AWIS travel scholarship awarded
AWIS is delighted to have awarded the first of its new
travel scholarships to Kesia Kurian, an ex-John Paul College
student now studying for a conjoint Bachelors of Engineering
and Science at the University of Auckland, and Shulan Qui, a
Year 13 student from John Paul College.
Senior Policy Analyst
, Environmental Defence Society of New Zealand
The AWIS2017 conference - Celebrating Women in Science -
will be held on 13 and 14 July at the Heritage Hotel,
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The 13th Annual Conference of the New Zealand Association of
Thursday 17 - Friday 18 August 2017
The Pullman Hotel, Auckland
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