AWM Student Chapters: Your worldwide community

There are over a hundred AWM student chapters nationwide making waves in the mathematics community. Check out what the chapters are up to and see how you can get involved or start one below.

Give a Talk!

Did you know that you can give a talk or presentation to an AWM chapter? If you are interested in presenting for a meeting, fill out your availability and preferred location in the survey below!

Post to the Blog!

The blog is for all posts related to women in math. Find posts with career advice, info on obtaining grants, ideas for chapter activities, conferences, etc. Contribute a post by sharing your Student Chapter news — a great way for others to see women doing math!

AWM Student Chapter Awards

Nominate a chapter for an AWM Student Chapter Award! If you want a student chapter, including your own, to be nominated for an award for its exceptional achievements, send us your nominations for 4 possible awards by the yearly deadlines. Click here for more info!

Why should you start a student chapter?

  • Free AWM membership
  • Free subscription to the AWM Newsletter.
  • Networking opportunities
  • Access to the new AWM Speaker project
  • Plan social events, provide services to the campus and local community, and create comfortable, personalized and enriching academic environment.

What do AWM student chapters do?

→become communities with an awareness of and sensitivity to the unique features
→promoting gender equity in the mathematical community.

→Hold regular meetings and events open to all undergraduate and graduate students

→Combine it with an existing Club. For example, Pi Mu Epsilon or the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics.

→Be awesome: Ultimately, Our AWM Student Chapters inspire us as well as each other.


How do you start a student chapter?

Building an AWM Student Chapter is easy! Here are the steps:

  • Have three students willing to serve as officers and a faculty sponsor who is an AWM member. Each of the officers can sign up for complimentary membership when the petition is submitted.
  •  Create Student Chapter Bylaws using the template and complete the Petition for a New Chapter Form to create a Student Chapter.

Start an AWM Chapter today!