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Supporting Company

Supporting Company


Give your employees the resources they need to perform well on the job. The AWS Supporting Company Membership is designed especially for companies who strive to maintain their team’s expertise and professionalism. AWS delivers the latest welding industry news and developments; continuing education opportunities; and important connections that empower your employees to work more productively and satisfy customers with greater service expertise.

List of Current Supporting Company Members

See ALL your Supporting Company member benefits in the BENEFITS tab below.

Annual Dues

Annual Dues for New and Renewing Supporting Company Members $440.00

There is also a $12 initiation for each new member added to your corporate roster

Are your employees already AWS members? Get pro-rated dues pricing:
AWS will pro-rate your company's dues if there are employees with current AWS individual memberships. Call the AWS Membership Department at 800.443.9353, ext. 259 or 264 for special pricing.

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AWS Supporting Member Application in PDF format.

Or Call 800.443.9353, ext. 262 (inside the U.S. and Canada)
305.443.9353, ext. 262 (outside the U.S. and Canada)
You may also reach the general Membership Department by selecting Option 4


Supporting Company benefits boost your company’s profile and your team’s expertise

As a Supporting Company Member, you enjoy ALL the benefits below:

  • 5 Individual Memberships on your Corporate Membership Roster that are “owned” by the company, to distribute to company employees or customers, who each receive full Individual Member Benefits, which includes:
  • Professional Supporting Company Member wall plaque to show your company's relationship with the American Welding Society
  • AWS Supporting Company logo for use on company letterhead and promotional material
  • Free company listing on AWS’s 100,000 vistors-a-month website, with the opportunity to hyperlink from the AWS website to your company website at a minimal fee
  • Free admission to FABTECH Expo
  • Opportunity to network with welding professionals in your area through involvement with your local AWS Section
  • Discounts on business products and services through programs with AWS partners

Please view the full list of Supporting Company Benefits in PDF format.

Workforce Recruitment

Find your next star employee at jobsinwelding.com.  Once you create an account you can post open positions, and review resumes from available candidates.  Posting internships is FREE for a 60 day posting.

Sustaining Company Members receive a 50% on job postings in April and October of each year.  Contact AWS to learn how to upgrade to a Sustaining Company Membership.

Partner Programs

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Additional Membership Options for Supporting Companies


AWS Member Network

AWS Member Network

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AWS Merchandise

Lands' End

Purchase Merchandise through our Lands’ End Store

AWS Members who wish to order AWS merchandise in quantity (12 or more) receive special pricing through our partnership with Staples. For more information, please contact 800.990.5431

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