Welcome to Women in Aviation
The Netherlands Chapter
Women in Aviation - The Netherlands Chapter (WAI-NL) is a nonprofit organization that encourages the advancement of women in all aviation career fields and interests.
Our mission is to empower women in the Netherlands and in Europe to achieve unimagined possibilities and transformations through technology, leadership and economic prosperity in the industry.
We provide year-round networking, and mentoring possibilities, as well as resources, to assist women in aviation and to encourage young women to consider aviation as a career through our collective experience as educators and industry professionals.
WAI-NL also offers educational outreach programs to educators, aviation industry members and young people nationally and internationally.
WAI-NL promotes public understanding of the accomplishments, contributions and recognition of women in the industry.
WAI-NL chapter provide a link for mentoring, networking, and outreach. Regularly scheduled meetings include diverse opportunities for engagement with local speakers, tours, community outreach efforts, and additional scholarship opportunities.
Inspire: Girls in Aviation Day
Participate in this global outreach program through the WAI-NL chapter network to inspire more young women to pursue their aviation dreams.
WAI-NL will engage into securing scholarship to its members to advance in the aviation and aerospace careers they have always dreamed about. These scholarships are awarded annually and only available to WAI-NL members.
The International Women in Aviation Conference provides a venue to network with other WAI members, explore recruitment and job opportunities with industry representatives, and grow by participating in the many educational sessions and workshops offered.
WAI Connect Events
Meet WAI-NL staff and other members at WAI-NL Connect events held throughout the year at various industry tradeshows and events.
Make the connections you need to grow in the aviation industry by participating in and reaching out to our incredible network. Log in on WAI.org to search for mentors in your area of interest, or create a profile to serve as a mentor yourself!
Educational Outrach Resources
We have pulled together the best ideas from our members and industry partners to help you create meaningful experiences when asked to present to local groups of all ages.
g4g Day at The Hague
"We invited 100 girls aged 7-12 to join this free event, to engage in interactive activities, to meet fascinating role models, and to discover the excitement of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Maths)"