To empower innovators, inspire future generations and build inclusive cultures.
To become the gold standard for gender inclusivity. Make men part of the solution.
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We provide our members with the best professional training, entrepreneurial support and mentorship to help develop their leadership skills, grow their enterprises and in turn, motivate and encourage others.
A networking opportunity for like-minded professional and entrepreneurial women who consider AWEP central to their businesses, careers and professions. AWEP provides amazing connections, resources and opportunities – all in a supportive environment that includes men who champion AWEP’s mission.
For organizations that want to reach decision makers, hire “star” employees and increase their bottom line by tapping into the power of AWEP’s Membership Network. Businesses benefit by recognizing that women’s leadership skills and purchasing power are the greatest economic force at work in the Global economy today.
AWEP targets women startup companies, first time entrepreneurs and individuals wanting to explore starting their own business. The Summit offers information on local funding sources and business resources that are vital to assisting entrepreneurs in starting, growing or expanding their businesses.
AWEP celebrates and honors extraordinary and inspirational women professionals and entrepreneurs whose work embody the spirit of our organization. The AWEP Woman of the Year Award honors women who have led the way in advancing equity, economic security and leadership for women and girls in our communities through mentorship, leadership and contribution to the advancement of women in STEM. The ANWEP “Empower Girls in STEM” program gives underrepresented groups, particularly girls and women, a window into STEM careers and builds a network of support and ongoing mentorship for female students who are interested in studying and practicing STEM. The Association of Women Entrepreneurs and Professionals (AWEP) “Woman of the Year” award is the highest individual honor that AWEP bestows. The 2021 Award recipient will be honored at the AWEP 2021 Annual Convention and Awards Banquet.