Membership Benefits

SWEP is a growing, national organization designed to enhance all members’ career, educational, and personal goals. The mission and benefits of SWEP Greater Philadelphia have been defined based upon polls of the expanding membership of the organization. SWEP Greater Philadelphia Benefits of membership include:

  • Regular, flexible, and welcoming opportunities for networking among professionals of differing levels and service segments within the environmental industry
  • Bimonthly educational, networking and professional development luncheon programs
  • Members attend bimonthly luncheon programs free of charge (yes-there is a free lunch after all!)
  • Periodic social events held across the Greater Philadelphia area
  • Periodic regulatory update breakfasts held in conjunction with other area environmental organizations
  • Annual Touchstone Award reception that honors outstanding women in the environmental field and provides an excellent networking opportunity
  • Annual golf outing and networking event
  • National Forum to promote education and networking among SWEP chapters around the country
  • Reliable, accurate, and cutting-edge source of information about developing and/or proven regulatory initiatives, technologies, and professional enhancement/development strategies
  • Access to potential mentors in your field of environmental practice, and opportunities to learn about other fields of environmental practice
  • SWEP Greater Philadelphia Sentinel newsletter full of up-to-the-minute information
  • Opportunities to post job opportunities in the Sentinel and on the SWEP Greater Philadelphia website
  • Email updates on items of interest to SWEP Greater Philadelphia members, including job openings, educational and public service opportunities
  • A platform to heighten the visibility and stature of women environmental professionals in the Greater Philadelphia region through mentoring, public service, and volunteer activities
  • Opportunities to showcase your company by sponsoring one of SWEP Greater Philadelphia’s terrific luncheons or special events
  • On-line membership directory
  • SWEP Greater Philadelphia annual graduate and undergraduate scholarships
  • SWEP Greater Philadelphia annual grant(s)
  • Opportunities to get involved with SWEP Greater Philadelphia through one of the many dynamic committees
  • An opportunity to shape the future of this growing organization and the environmental field!

To join SWEP, simply fill out the Membership Form and send it and the appropriate annual membership fee to the address listed.