Policy and Advocacy

AWM Policy Statements and Endorsements

AWM is a member of the Coalition for National Science Funding (CNSF) and we have been signatories to a number of letters, such as the February 18, 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, the Fiscal Year 2011 Letter, the Fiscal Year 2012 Letter, the 2012 Intersociety Letters on Travel Restrictions to the House and the Senate, the 2012 CNSF Letter to the Senate on the Commerce, Justice, and Science appropriations bill for fiscal year 2013; the 2014 letter to the Commerce, Justice, and Science (CJS) staff in the House and Senate requesting an exemption for scientific and engineering conferences from international restrictions in the draft fiscal year 15 omnibus; the 2014 letter circulated by AAU to Close the Innovation Deficit; a 2014 CNSF letter on the FIRST Act; and a 2015 NDD United letter urging repeal of sequestration.

Select AWM-Related Responses to Events of Interest