Honorary Membership Awards recognize outstanding women scientists for achievement in (a) scientific research or (b) scientific education. The Honorary Membership Award is the highest honor that GWIS bestows and Honorary Members are held as role models for the younger members of the organization. Honorary Members are asked to speak at GWIS National Meetings and encouraged to become involved in chapter activities and in the national organization when possible.
Approval of Honorary Membership
The Honorary Membership Awards Committee shall evaluate the nominee’s appropriateness for the award by examining (1) the Curriculum Vitae and/or Resume and publication list and (2) Nomination Letter.
NOMINATE AN EXTRAORDINARY WOMAN SCIENTIST FOR HONORARY MEMBERSHIP