University Women's Association (Singapore)


Committed to improving women's contributions to benefit society, particularly through education.



UWAS Membership

     Note: Please download the form here, print it, fill it up, email to with the scan copy or photo of the filled form (without member fee cheque). Once UWAS ExCo approves your application, you will be contact for completing the process.         

Joining University Women's Association, Singapore (UWAS) is open to all women who have earned a degree from a recognized institution of postsecondary learning.

Members enjoy a variety of activities and programmes provided by UWAS:

  • Study and Action Programme and Projects
  • Training
  • International Advocacy
  • Networking
  • Fellowship and Grants
  • Conferences

In addition, members enjoy membership discount on talks, seminars, workshops and conferences organised by UWAS.

  • The annual subscriptions for Ordinary and Associate Members will be $60.00 per year, or any other sum decided at an Annual General Meeting (AGM).
  • For students who join as an Associate Member, the annual subscription will be S$30.00 per year.
  • Ordinary and Associate Members who join on or after 1st July need only pay a half year subscription.
To join UWAS, please download the application form. Fill in the information and email the scan copy of the form or post the application together with a recent photograph attached, a photocopy of your academic certificate(s) at
University Women's Association (Singapore)
SCWO Centre
Mail Box No.8
96 Waterloo Street
Singapore 187967

Membership in UWAS brings membership with the Graduate Women International (GWI) (Former International Federation of University Women, IFUW), an international non-governmental organization (NGO) of over 160,000 women university graduates from seventy-nine national federations and associations throughout the world.

IFUW affiliation in turn offers the possibility to:

Influence policy and legislation on women's issues at the international level

➢ Gain an international perspective on women's issues

➢ Be part of an influential international non-governmental organisation

➢ Access an international network of educated women around the world

➢ Participate in regional and global IFUW conferences, seminars and training

➢ Access academic and professional opportunities, including networking, internships and career development

➢ Have the opportunity to apply for international fellowship grants

➢ Be supported to move into leadership roles

Membership in UWAS also brings membership with Singapore Council of Women's Organisations (SCWO), an umbrella body covering more than 45 women's organisations representing more than 150,000 women in the Republic. The combined global and national network is clearly immense. To be a member of UWAS is indeed a privilege.

Annual subscriptions are payable on 1 January.All payments for membership are to be made together with the approved membership application. Payment shall be refunded if the membership application is rejected.



HOT Events


Date: Saturday 21 April 2018
Time: 2.30 -5.00 pm

  • 2.30—Registration and Refreshments; Membership dues
  • 3.00 — AGM

  • Confirmation of minutes of last AGM
  • President’s Report
  • Treasurer’s Report
  • Any Other Business
  • Question & Answer Session

Venue: Training Room 2, SCWO @ 96, Waterloo Street, Singapore 187967

The AGM report will be distributed at the meeting.

Please attend the AGM. We will be discussing various items including the UWAS Programme for 2018— 2020.

Your attendance is very important — we would appreciate your presence, suggestions and your support to carry out our work successfully.

Please confirm your attendance immediately with Honorary Secretary, at by Wednesday 18 April 2018.

UWAS AGM 2018 Notification

Publications 2018-24:Allen Chen


Know More

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GWI (Former IFUW)

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