UW Women's Center


The mission of the Women’s Center is to create a more inclusive and compassionate society by promoting gender equity and social justice through educational programs and services that allow all participants to succeed in life.
Women’s rights are human rights.  We envision a society where women and men work together to transform social norms.

The Women’s Center at the University of Washington requests the pleasure your company at its annual gala honoring women who are unwavering in their commitment to bring equity and diversity to local and global communities.

April 1, 2017, at The Sheraton Seattle Hotel

Buy your tickets here! For more information, click here. 

Tickets available for $150 | Tables available for $1,500


News & Upcoming Events

Alene Moris National Education for Women’s Leadership 

Applications and Nominations for the 2017 Alene Moris NEW Leadership Institute are now OPEN! Nominations are due March 24, 2017 and applications are due April 9th, 2017

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The Daily highlights “Coping with Despair and Strategizing for Justice”

The Women’s Center was featured in the Daily. The article showcases the workshop organized by the UW Women’s Center called  “Coping with Despair and Strategizing for Justice.” The workshop was led by professor Anu Taranath.

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Apply for Meena Vashee Scholarship by March 27th!

Meena Vashee Scholarship is awarded to one individual each year who is a survivor of domestic violence or the child of a survivor. You must be a UW undergraduate student to apply. The scholarship is awarded in the amount of $2000. This application is now open! The deadline is March 27th, 2017. Here is the application!