iWOAW Certified Women Friendly Program

iWOAW Certified Women Friendly

iWOAW identifies organizations that go the extra mile to encourage women to contribute their talents to the air and space industry. The iWOAW Certified Women Friendly program acts as a powerful referral system for women seeking welcoming environments as customers or employees.

Qualified organizations are awarded an official seal and receive an enhanced listing (see features) in iWOAW’s aviation resource hub.

To qualify for the iWOAW Certified Women Friendly designation, organizations must demonstrate their commitment to fostering gender balance in the air and space industry. Criteria vary with the type of business and may include

  • Percentage of female employees in technical occupations and/or management positions
  • Percentage of products adapted to female customers
  • Female students’ success rate
  • Number and quality of internal pro-women programs/initiatives
  • Outreach efforts (advertising, local outreach, etc.)


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Processing fees may be waived for applicants

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