Come Join Us!

AAWE is a dynamic community of women from a range of ages, backgrounds and experiences. We are for the most part American women, living permanently in Europe, enjoying bicultural lives.

With AAWE Membership Come Privileges:
  • Access to regular events and activities, including American holiday celebrations, parties, book club, writing group and more...
  • Member discounts with Galeries Lafayette, Amis du Louvre, Carte Sesame, and other local businesses
  • Invitation to a monthly Happy Hour for Professional Networking
  • Borrow English-language information about applying to college in the US, and about camps and summer programs
  • Annual subscription to AAWE News magazine and weekly electronic newsletters with community-wide and member-only events
  • Secured login access to the private member website
  • FAWCO Membership (Federation of American Women's Clubs Overseas)
  • Education awards and development grant program opportunities through FAWCO
  • Connections to other women's clubs around the world
  • Involvement in local and global charities
  • Summer scholarships for children and adult members (requirements vary)
  • Access to our clubhouse in central Paris for meetings and social events
  • and last but not least, friendship with AAWEsome anglophone women!

Become a Member!

AAWE has 2 types of membership:
Regular Members are women who are citizens of the United States living in France for the long term.
Associate Members are other women or men who identify with AAWE's mission. To learn more, please complete an application form or contact our membership chair.

Membership expires each year in June, and dues vary depending on the month you join:

  • 50€ for new members who join in January, February or March
  • 60€ for new members who join in November or December
  • 80€ for new members who join in April to October
  • 110€ for new members who join in January to March and prefer to take 16-month membership, running until June of the following year.