Become a Member

We welcome your interest in Alabama Women in Business (AWIB).

  • What is included in the annual membership dues?
  • Free luncheons (normally eight per year)
  • Get Connected programs for members only (between two and four per year)
  • Discounts to evening events
  • Opportunity to distribute marketing materials at luncheons
  • List of AWIB members (updated and distributed at least three times per year)
  • Participate in Peer Groups
  • The opportunity to submit blog posts to the AWIB website
  • The ability to post on the AWIB Facebook Page
  • Monthly W.I.S.E. (Women in Search of Excellence) Events
  • And, much, much more!

Our membership levels are as follows:

Business Owner Membership Level: $250.00

  • The woman owns the business or shares a % of ownership with multiple partners.
  • The woman business owner is a U.S. citizen or legal resident alien.
  • The woman business owner directs or causes the direction of management, policy, fiscal and operational matters.
  • The woman business owner holds an executive position in the company.

Support Membership Level: $250.00

  • Is limited to 25% of the total membership; therefore special rules apply.
  • The support member applicant is an officer/executive of a company in which she maintains significant responsibility in developing strategy, decision making for the company in one or more areas of the business, or is head of a division of the business.

Corporate Membership Level:

  • The corporate membership category includes corporate sponsors who receive membership benefits per their donation level. A maximum of two members is permitted per sponsor to be selected at the outset of the membership.

College Student Members/Mentoring:

  • Sponsorship Committee to include women college or graduate students as a category needing sponsorships to assist them in paying dues to AWIB as our future women business owners.
  • AWIB to speak to colleges about entrepreneurship.

Emerging Business Owner/Angel Start-ups Membership Level:

  • The emerging business owner member must have at least two years of work experience in their industry.
  • The emerging business owner applicant must complete the emerging business owner application and questionnaire.
  • The emerging business owner must receive a written recommendation from an active member of AWIB.
  • The emerging business owner may remain at a reduced dues level of $200 for two years.

Retired Business Owner Membership Level: $200.00

  • The retired business owner applicant must have previously owned at least a % of a business where she directed the management, policy, fiscal and operational matters.
  • The retired business owner applicant is a US Citizen or legal resident alien.
  • The retired business owner applicant is over 55 years old.

All Other Applications for Membership:

  • Must be accompanied by a written recommendation from an active member of AWIB.
  • Will be considered by the board on a case-by-case basis.

Questions?  Please e-mail [email protected]

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