News & Events

Jun
2015

Stardome Wine and Cheese evening

The next Auckland AWIS event will be to attend the Wine and Cheese evening at the Stardome on Tuesday 2 June. Put it in your diary now!

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Apr
2015

For Women in Science 2016

'For Women in Science' partnership between the L’Oréal Foundation and UNESCO is once again seeking nominations for outstanding women scientists. This year the award is open to women working in the life sciences.

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Apr
2015

WISE Women 2015

AWIS is proud to support WISE Women 2015, a new, one-day event that will seek to promote the achievement and contribution of women working in these sectors as well as discussing the distinctive contribution that the sectors are realising though increased gender diversity in technical industries. As such, it will create a unique platform for women to network, learn from each other, share ideas, support each other, inspire and be inspired.

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Mar
2015

International Women's Day

International Women's Day is the 8th March, and AWIS branches across the country will be celebrating. 

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Mar
2015

Dunedin Family Day Out

Sunday 8 March is International Women's Day and to acknowledge this day, the Dunedin branch of the Association for Women in the Sciences invites you to a day at Orokonui ecosanctuary on Blueskin Road. You and your families are welcome to come along to a brief talk on its history and wildlife at 10:30am, followed by takahe feeding. Afterwards, you are welcome to enjoy the ecosanctuary at your leisure.

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Mar
2015

$25,000 L'Oreal Fellowship announced

Applications are now open for the inaugural L'Oreal New Zealand For Women in Science Fellowship.

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Feb
2015

Pitfalls, highlights and the path to successful postgraduate study

The Auckland chapter invites you to listen to successful women talk about the realities behind postgraduate study – the pitfalls, the highlights and the inevitable life after studying.

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Feb
2015

Strawberry Tea - Christchurch

The Canterbury Women's Club is holding their annual Strawberry Tea at Kate Sheppard House and Garden on Thursday 12th February.

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Feb
2015

AWIS Nelson launch

Join the new AWIS Nelson branch to celebrate women in science. Special guest speaker is Di McCarthy, ex-CEO of the Royal Society and Director of the Cawthron Institute.

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Aug
2014

NSSI submission

AWIS has submitted their thoughts to the Minister for Science & Innovation on the National Statement of Science Investment. Download the submission.

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