Society of Women Engineers

Joint Membership

Joint Membership Options

Professional and Collegiate members can join SWE and either the American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES), the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE), or the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) at a single, discounted rate.

Joint membership with AISES, NSBE and SHPE further promote an inclusive environment within SWE. The goals of this important partnership program are to improve networking opportunities and expand professional development programs for American Indian, African American, and Hispanic women engineers.

How to Join

Login to the SWE Member Portal here to join SWE or update, renew, or reinstate your membership. Joint Membership opportunities SWE and AISES, NSBE or SHPE are available with 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.

Costs of Joint Membership













* New professional members pay a $20 application fee

More About Our Joint Member Partners

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. Through its educational programs, AISES provides opportunities for American Indians and Native Alaskans to pursue studies in science, engineering, and technology arenas. The AISES mission is to increase substantially the representation of American Indian and Alaskan Natives in engineering, science, and other related technology disciplines. For more information, visit

About NSBE:
The National Society of Black Engineers is the premier organization serving African Americans in engineering and technology. With 15,000 members and more than 300 chapters, NSBE supports and promotes the aspirations of the university and pre-college students and technical professionals. Our mission is to increase the number of culturally responsible black engineers who excel academically, succeed professionally and positively impact the community. For more information, visit

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