Joint Membership

Joint Membership Options

Professional and Collegiate members can join SWE and either the American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES), the National Organization of Gay and Lesbian Scientists and Technical Professionals, Inc. (NOGLSTP), the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE), and the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) at a single, discounted rate.

Joint membership with our partners further promotes an inclusive environment within SWE. This important partnership program aims to improve networking opportunities and expand professional development programs for American Indian and Hispanic women engineers.

Login to the Member Portal by clicking login at the top of this page to join SWE or update, renew, or reinstate your membership. Joint Membership opportunities SWE and AISES or SHPE are available through SWE’s member portal from April 1 through December 31. This offer represents up to 30% savings over joining two organizations separately and joint membership.

  Professional Collegiate
SHPE $125 $24.90
AISES $120 n/a
NSBE $127.90 $28.75
NOGLSTP $116 $24.00

– New professional members pay a $20 application fee
– All membership purchases are non-refundable

About AISES: The American Indian Science & Engineering Society (AISES) is a national, nonprofit organization that nurtures community building by bridging science and technology with traditional Native values. AISES provides opportunities for American Indians and Native Alaskans to pursue studies in science, engineering, and technology arenas through its educational programs. The AISES mission is to substantially increase American Indian and Alaskan Natives in engineering, science, and other related technology disciplines. For more information, visit

NOGLSTP: The National Organization of Gay and Lesbian Scientists and Technical Professionals, Inc. was founded in 1979 is a tax-exempt organization under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. that empowers lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and allies in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and all related fields by providing education, advocacy, scholarship, professional development, networking, outreach, and peer support.

About NSBE: The National Society of Black Engineers has more than 500 chapters and nearly 16,000 active members in the U.S. and abroad. The National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) is one of the largest student-governed organizations in the United States. NSBE, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization founded in 1975, supports and promotes the aspirations of collegiate and pre-collegiate students and technical professionals in engineering and technology.  NSBE’s mission is “to increase the number of culturally responsible Black Engineers who excel academically, succeed professionally, and positively impact the community.”

About SHPE: The Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) is a non-profit, social-technical organization and publisher of SHPE Magazine. Founded in 1974, it serves affiliated chapters across seven regions. SHPE fulfills its mission to promote “the development of Hispanics in engineering, science, and other technical professions to achieve educational excellence, economic opportunity, and social equity” through initiatives in technical education, business and government policy, programs, and more. For more information, visit