Members of this non-profit National Security organization, inclusive of men and women, share interests in fields related to the security and defense of the State of Georgia and the United States.
A thriving organization dedicated to the development of women as valuable assets to the security of our state and nation.
To cultivate and support the advancement and recognition of women in all aspects of national security by providing a formal environment for professional growth through education, networking and career development.
Please know that as an affiliate of NDIA, WID is a certified 501(c)3 organization. While your membership fee is not tax deductible -some donations may be deductible. As always check with your tax advisor for details.
To cultivate and support the advancement and recognition of women in all aspects of national security.
Women In Defense provides women a formal environment for professional growth through
networking, education, and career development
WID Value Proposition
A diverse national security workforce of people who have more knowledge,
leadership skills, and connections and are better equipped to serve the nation.
Cultivating and supporting the advancement and recognition of women in national security is the mission of Women In Defense, A National Security Organization. WID was established to provide women a formal environment for professional growth through networking, education and career development. Membership is open to professional women and men whose professional activities relate to national security. As of Fall, 2015. WID has 20 chapters throughout the nation. Through its HORIZONS Scholarship Program, WID encourages the pursuit of careers in support of national defense and national security.
Women In Defense is an affiliate of the National Defense Industrial Association, a non-profit educational association representing all facets of the defense and technology industrial base and serving all military services.