WiDS - Fall Activities
The WiDS' October 5 a 7 Networking Event will take place this Thursday, October 6th
Look forward to seeing you at the Pour House (62 William Street) in the Byward Market in Ottawa for an evening of conversation, informal mentoring and networking. As always, this is a free event and everyone is welcome!
Our special guest this week is Ottawa Police Service Inspector Sandra McLaren. Insp McLaren has a wealth of professional and volunteer experience who has been recognized for her bravery in the line of duty, her performance excellence and her many volunteer commitments. Prepare to be inspired in this informal network setting.
Apply Now - WiDS is Accepting Applications for the 2017 WIDS Memorial Scholarship
Do you know a women who is interested in persuing studies and a career in defence and security? Since 2006, the scholarship has awarded funding to female students ranging from $1,000-10,000. Click on 'Scholarship on the left hand menu to review the application criteria and download the application form.
WiDS to Launch New Web Site this Fall - Important Member Update
WiDS is excited to reveal our new look and improved website experience for all members and guests. Coming soon you will experience a much improved web site with new features including easy member profiles and registration capability for our high value, professional events! We will let you know when it it here. Then, please take a few minutes to update your profile and accept reciept of information from WiDS so we can improve our communications with you.
WiDS in the News!
WiDS was pleased to support The National Capital Open to Support Our Troops - PGA Tour! The event took place August 15 - 21st at the Hylands Golf Course in Ottawa. The same course that has been the home of the WiDS / CADSI / CANSEC Memorial Golf Tournament! While WiDS raises funds for our memorial scholarship, we were happy to give back to our community and Support Our Troops fundraising efforts to help mitigate vetran's homelessness. We look forward to continuing our relationship with Canadian Forces Morale and Welfare Services (CFMWS) as they continue to serve those who serve.