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Currently OWSD has over 4,000 members.  Over 90% of OWSD members are women living and working in developing countries who have Masters or Doctorates in science subjects.  Each member has the potential to contribute significantly to the technological advancement and economic growth of their countries. OWSD members can network face to face through activities organised by their National Chapters, or through Regional and International conferences, as well as online through this website. To apply for membership click here.

Full members are women scientists who have completed a Masters degree or higher in the sciences, engineering or related fields and who are committed to the objectives of the Organization. Click here to see the list of full members.

Please note:

i) Only individual full members can vote in the OWSD General Assemblies to elect new members of the OWSD executive board.

ii) The total number of members who work in a developed country shall not exceed 20 percent of total membership.

Associate members are men and women scholars who have completed a Masters degree or higher in science, technology, social science or humanities subjects at a recognized university and who are committed to the objectives of the Organization.

Please note:
The total number of members who have a discipline other than natural sciences or engineering shall not exceed 20 percent of total membership

Affiliate members are women scientists who have completed a Bachelors Degree or equivalent in the sciences, engineering or related fields and who are committed to the objectives of the Organization.

How to join

To join OWSD, please click on BECOME MEMBER below to fill in the online application form.

Should you have any questions or if you are unable to register online, please contact the OWSD Secretariat by e-mail: membership@owsd.net

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