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Our mentorship program offers individual and group opportunities that will proactively prepare you for career advancement, and be the support mechanism you seek when you need advice or have a question. Working in support of our nation’s security brings unique challenges and opportunities for women. No matter what your role or career aspiration may be, it is likely a WID-DC member has been through a similar experience and is eager to help. Join one of our quarterly group mentorship events or sign-up to join the individual mentorship program where we will assist with identifying a mentor to support and guide you on your journey. Click here if you have questions or would like to learn more.


The HORIZONS Scholarship was established in 1988 to encourage women to pursue careers related to the national security and defense interests of the United States. WID recognizes the HORIZONS scholarship is an opportunity to prepare the protectors of tomorrow by supporting the educational goals of women pursuing degrees in science, technology, engineering and math that improve the security posture of our nation tomorrow and in the years to come. Click here if you have questions or would like to learn more.