Check out images from WID's latest event, the Aviation Panel and Helicopter Tour. WID attendees got to hear from Senior and Junior Officers about their career paths, challenges and successes.
Refreshed design features member profiles, event calendar, and more
Women In Defense San Diego is an organization that supports women who work in all areas of national defense. We take our mission seriously, which is why following last October’s election, our new board voted to rebuild our website to better serve our members.
WID San Diego is pleased to announce that we have launched our new website! We created an online presence that strengthens the WID San Diego brand ...
WID San Diego is currently accepting HORIZONS Scholarship applications for the 2016-2017 academic year.
Through the HORIZONS Scholarship, WID encourages women to pursue careers related to the national security and defense interests of the United States and to provide development opportunities to women already working in national security and defense fields. The scholarship is designed to provide financial assistance to further educational objectives of women who are U.S. citizens either employed or planning careers in defense or national security areas.
The San Diego chapter of Women In Defense (WID) has announced the recipients of the annual Women In Defense Endowed Scholarship. In partnership with San Diego State University, the scholarship was created to support deserving students who have demonstrated leadership and academic excellence while pursuing a career in the applied sciences.
Falon Manns, a senior studying mechanical engineering, and Cassandra Kleitsch, a freshman studying aerospace engineering, have each received a $1,000 scholarship toward their education.
“This scholarship is invaluable to me. As a ...
Check out the images from our WID San Diego Annual Networking Event at the Courtyard Marriott - Liberty Station, that was held on October 22, 2015.
Thank you to all members who participated in the voting process and elected a group of women who support national defense from a diverse field of backgrounds, including military service, government consulting, civilian, commercial, and large and small business. They bring an array of educational degrees and professional backgrounds to form a unique perspective of capabilities. The sum of their skillsets creates a powerful entity focused on supporting the members of WID San Diego.
“Women in Defense connects individuals who care about ...