Partners and Affiliations
The UAHuntsville Women's Studies program is affiliated with the National Women's Studies Association, founded in 1977 as a professional organization committed to promoting the study of women and gender.
The American Association of University Women promotes equity for women and girls through its many activities, fellowships, and programs.
The Huntsville Branch of AAUW partners with UAHuntsville Women's Studies on many events and activities that promote equity for women and girls, including sponsoring one or more UAHuntsville students to attend the National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL) sponsored by AAUW and held in College Park, MD, each summer.
The WEDC in Huntsville promotes the economic development of women through mentoring and networking and also provides scholarships and mentoring for economically disadvantaged women pursuing higher education in North Alabama.