August 9, 2023
AWIS supports a new bill in Congress that will demand federal agencies collect better data on financial conditions of postdocs and graduate students and help address them.
July 19, 2023
June 13, 2023
AWIS signed a letter in support of Dr. Monica Bertagnolli as the next director of The National Institutes of Health.
June 2, 2023
AWIS signs a letter to reintroduce the LGBTQI+ Data Inclusion Act during the 118th Congress.
April 24, 2023
AWIS signed a letter urging the NIH to focus on creating an environment that balances reader access to published work with researchers’ ability to publish.
September 12, 2022
AWIS signed a letter to the Department of Education from the National Women’s Law Center supporting comments regarding Title IX.
June 30, 2022
AWIS signed a letter supporting USICA/COMPETES Act for science funding (this lead to the signing of the CHIPS and Science Act).
June 23, 2022
Title IX at 50 – a report by the National Coalition for Women and Girls in Education (NCWGE) of which AWIS is a member.
June 15, 2022
AWIS signed a letter asking President Biden to issue new Title IX rules increasing LGBTQI+ students, pregnant and parenting students, and victims of harassment.
June 13, 2022
AWIS signed a letter in support of the LGBTQI+ Data Inclusion Act, which then successfully passed the House.
November 23, 2020
We endorsed the Science and Technology Action Committee’s (STAC) Action Plan to increase funding and focus on science and technology.