Continuing the Mission to Serve

Led by veterans, the Army Women’s Foundation is the only nonprofit organization dedicated solely to supporting women who wear or have worn the U.S. Army uniform.

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AWF – Trident Scholarship has been EXTENDED to July 31!!! Click here for more details!

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:   Our History, Our Story, Our Future… It’s our mission

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Summits

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8 October 2018 at 1300
Professional Development Program
AUSA Annual Meeting
Washington, DC
“The Hello Girls – Switchboard Soldiers:
The Army’s WWI Special Weapon”

We present experts to discuss issues that are important to you.

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Scholarships

Do you need financial assistance for education? We can help.

Check out the AWF – Trident University scholarship – now accepting applications! Deadline is June 15.

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Hall of Fame

The Army Women’s Foundation recognizes the extraordinary achievements of Army women and those who support them.

We are accepting nominations for the 2019 Hall of Fame inductees. Read the submission criteria and submit your favorite Army woman!

Deadline is June 20, 2018!

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Legacy Scholarships

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Professional Development

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Honoring Exceptional Women Soldiers

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Preserving Army Women's History

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The Flagpole.

“Today, every American can be proud that our military will grow even stronger with our mothers, wives, sisters, and daughters playing a greater role in protecting this country we love.”

President Barack Obamaon opening combat arms jobs to women

“Over the last 38 years, I have had the opportunity to witness women soldiers jump out of airplanes, hike 10 miles, lead men and women, even under the toughest circumstances.”

Gen. Ann E. Dunwoody, USA, Ret.America’s first female four-star general

“We may destroy all the men in America, and we shall still have all we can do to defeat the women.”

British Gen. Lord Charles CornwallisAmerican Revolutionary War

“Today, women are in combat, that is just a reality. Thousands of women have been decorated for valor…and have given their lives. Today, what was once a band of brothers has truly become a band of brothers and sisters.”

Gen. Ann E. Dunwoody, USA, Ret.America’s first female four-star general

“During the time I have had WACs under my command, they have met every test and task assigned to them ... their contributions in efficiency, skill, spirit, and determination are immeasurable.”

American General Dwight D. Eisenhower

“They're fighting and they’re dying together, and the time has come for our policies to recognize that reality. We are making our military stronger, and we are making America stronger.”

Former Defense Secretary Leon Panettaon lifting the combat exclusion ban

Trailblazers

Major General Patricia Hickerson, USA Ret.

Major General Patricia Hickerson, USA Ret.

Hall of Fame Inductee 2018

Brigadier General Anna Mae Hays, USA

Brigadier General Anna Mae Hays, USA

Hall of Fame Inductee 2018

Command Sergeant Major Evelyn Hollis, USA Ret.

Command Sergeant Major Evelyn Hollis, USA Ret.

Hall of Fame Inductee 2018

Chief Warrant Officer 4 Petrice McKey-Reese

Chief Warrant Officer 4 Petrice McKey-Reese

Hall of Fame Inductee 2018

First Female Army Rangers

First Female Army Rangers

Hall of Fame Inductees 2018

Cadet Simone Askew

Cadet Simone Askew

USMA First Captain 2017-2018

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March 7, 2018

AWF 10th Annual Summit and Hall of Fame Reception

Our latest press release outlines our speakers, panels, and honorees. We hope to see you…
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February 7, 2018

Celebrate Black History Month with Us

The Army Women’s Foundation is pleased to celebrate Black History Month. Throughout the month of…
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January 16, 2018

First Woman General Officer Dies

Anna Mae McCabe Hays, the first woman general officer of the U.S. Armed Forces and…