WMU Women's Association (WMUWA) is aimed at establishing a network of past, current and prospective female students by expanding international networks with other organizations worldwide while planning for future growth.

WMUWA 2017

Mission:

To connect, educate and inspire women in the maritime industry, and to promote female maritime professionals.

Vision:

To be acknowledged as an active organization with focus on improving levels of female involvement in the maritime industry through:

  • Improving levels of competency through focus on education and knowledge;
  • Attracting female involvement in the organization; and
  • Promoting female involvement in the World Maritime University.

Goals:

Our goals include:

  • Establishing a scholarship fund to sponsor at least one female to attend the World Maritime University per year;
  • Establishing global female networks in the maritime industry;
  • Hosting and/or participating in Women's Leadership Conferences worldwide;
  • Promoting female empowerment in schools and companies internationally; and
  • Promoting female involvement in the various sectors of the maritime industry.