A BIT ABOUT US
For more than 43 years, NAWIC Alaska has helped women take advantage of the opportunities in construction. Whether you want to embark on a new career, establish a networking base, be a mentor/mentee, make a difference in your community, continue your education, or invest in great friendships, NAWIC offers a variety of opportunities - large and small. Savvy NAWIC members, business owners, and managers can expect value from their investment in NAWIC.
Our hybrid monthly meetings are usually held on the 4th Monday of the month. The meetings typically start at 4:00 pm with featuring an educational speaker and a brief update of NAWIC activities. Members are encouraged to bring a guest if they are curious about joining NAWIC.
To strengthen and amplify the success of women in the construction industry.
The association committed to championing women to impact the direction of the construction industry. NAWIC provides education, community and advocacy for women.
One of our primary focuses is networking opportunities for industry professionals and friends as well as community action programs
MONTHLY EDUCATIONAL MEETINGS
Hosted on the 4th Monday every month at 4pm
Educational and networking programs consist of monthly meetings offering speakers covering topics of interest to the industry and our membership.
Applications are due annually in February
NFSF administers scholarships to college or trade school students on behalf of companies and NAWIC Chapters. The Alaska Chapter of NAWIC utilizes the NFSF to Administer our scholarships and over the years we have provided over $65,000 in scholarships to Alaska students.
WOMEN IN CONSTRUCTION (WIC) WEEK
Hosted annually in March
Join us in March 2022, as we Connect-Collaborate-Construct to promote Women in Construction (WIC) in our communities! In the past we have volunteered at Habitat for Humanity builds, sorting food at the Alaska Food Bank, hosting clothing drives for the Clare House.
NAWIC GOLF TOURNAMENT
August 26, 2021 | Anchorage Golf Course
Our annual golf tournament raises funds for construction scholarships. We host a basic scramble format and it's fun for all experience levels. Register as a team or become a sponsor!
Through NAWIC, I have gained professional development opportunities, honed my leadership skills, and have gained long-lasting relationships with women in the construction industry all across the country.