The U.S. Army Women's Foundation

Join us at our Women’s Leadership Symposium

at the AUSA Annual Meeting

Monday, October 11, 2021, 1:30 PM

The U.S. Army Women’s Foundation invites you to attend the 2021 AUSA Annual Meeting and to attend the Women’s Leadership Symposium on Monday, October 11, 2021, at 1:30-3:45 in Room 202B of the Washington Convention Center, in Washington, D.C.  There will be a Pre-show, which includes the screening of clips from the PBS docu-series, “American Veterans” beginning at 1:00.

For those who cannot attend in person, the program will be live-streamed.  

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US Army Women’s Museum

The US Army Women’s Museum located at Fort Lee, Virginia, showcases the amazing stories of women patriots who served our nation from the American Revolution to the present day.  The US Army Women’s Museum is the only museum in the world dedicated to US Army Women.

The museum is located at 2100 “A” Adams Avenue, Fort Lee, Virginia.

Watch a Video of the Renovated Galleries at the Army Women's Museum

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Honoring Service & Sacrifice

The U.S. Army Women’s Foundation is the premier support network for you, our Women Soldiers and Veterans.  Together we are a strong team, building partnerships for success and serving as a voice and advocate for Army Women:   Honor, Empower, Connect… It’s our mission

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Monday, October 11, 2021

Join us for the 2021 Women’s Leadership Symposium at the 2021 AUSA Annual Meeting
Monday, October 11, 2021 Room 202-B Washington Convention Center.  The formal portion begins at 1:30-3:45.  A pre-show with selected clips from the PBS docu-series “American Veterans” will be shown at 1:00 PM.

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2021  Scholarship Recipients Announced 

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The U.S. Army Women’s Foundation offers scholarships to further your education. Check out opportunities for full-ride scholarships to Trident University, an online university.

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 2021 Hall of Fame Ceremony 

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The Army Women’s Foundation recognizes the extraordinary achievements of Army women and those who support them.  Watch the 2021 Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony.

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