Membership: Discounts are available for current undergraduate and graduate students. If you would like to become a member, please click the following link to the GWIS Membership page. From there, you can become a member of the GWIS national branch as well as our local Eta chapter.

Eligibility: GWIS Chicago chapter is a member of the GWIS National Organization whose interest is in promoting women in science. You are eligible to join GWIS if you fit ANY of the following criteria:

  • Hold a baccalaureate degree or high in mathematical, physical or biological sciences, or any discipline in which the scientific method is employed
  • Hold a baccalaureate degree and support the mission of the organization

Dues: Dues depend on the stage of your career. For details, visit here.

Donations: To donate to the GWIS Chicago Chapter, please click the “Make a Donation” link below. Your donation will help support the local chapter in organizing community, educational, and social events for Chicago chapter members as well as our goal of forming research travel grants for our members.

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To donate to the National GWIS organization, please click here. Your donation will go towards leadership programs and fellowships for women in STEM fields.

Tax-exempt status: GWIS is a 501(c)(3) organization; contributions and dues are fully deductible. Your dues may also be deductible as a professional expense; consult a tax advisor.