What Is the American Women's Society of Certified Public Accountants?
The American Women's Society of Certified Public Accountants (AWSCPA) is a trade group of CPAs in America, which serves women in the profession. The AWSCPA was founded to promote the interests of female CPAs in America through various programs and publications. The organization serves as a source of news and information, education, and networking opportunities for female CPAs in America.
Understanding the American Women's Society of Certified Public Accountants
Founded by nine women CPAs in 1933, the AWSCPA now has over 2,000 members nationwide. The organization is divided into local chapters that hold meetings on a regular basis. The AWSCPA also has a number of affiliates and offshoots, such as the American Society of Women Accountants (ASWA) with which it maintains close relationships.