The Australian Women’s and Gender Studies Association (AWGSA) is the peak body representing researchers, academics and students of Women’s Studies and Gender Studies in Australia. AWGSA administers a PhD Award, runs a biennial conference and other sponsored AWGSA events, lobbies government agencies, supports feminist campaigns and activities, and has an email discussion list for its members. Its objectives are:

  •  To promote the teaching, study, and research of women’s and gender studies in Australia.awgsa 2
  • To be a national voice on women’s and gender studies issues.
  • To promote links with other international feminist organisations and associations.