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Graduate Women Canterbury

The purpose of our branch is:

  • To promote understanding, friendship and cooperation among women graduates
  • To further the development of education
  • To encourage research work by women graduates
  • To enable networking opportunities, locally, nationally, and internationally
  • To offer support through scholarships and awards
  • To give graduate women a chance to participate in decision making

If you are interested in joining us, please contact:

Graduate Women Canterbury
PO Box 6733
Christchurch 8442
Telephone: 03 364 3590

Canterbury Membership Applications: The Canterbury Branch is closing in October. (Note that the work of the Branch is continuing and regalia hire and scholarships/awards are still available.) If you are interested in joining us as an Independent Member and being part of an international organisation that is focused on improving access to education for women and girls, click on this link to our registration form.


The financial cost of becoming a member is $52.00

To join, simply fill out the pdf form and attach the saved form in an email to or alternatively print out the form and mail to:

Membership Secretary
Graduate Women Canterbury Branch
PO Box 6733
Upper Riccarton
Christchurch 8442

Application for Membership Form For further information email Please put Membership in the subject line. To pay online, our bank account number is: 03 0830 0146877 000

(c) Graduate Women Canterbury, 9 Creke Road, Ilam, Christchurch 8041. PO Box 6733, Upper Riccarton, Christchurch 8442, New Zealand. Telephone: 03 364 2590, Facsimile: 03 364 3583, email: