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Applications are now being accepted
through November 18.

WDHOF 2017



The Women Divers Hall of Fame 2016
"Making a Difference” Calendar is here!




Featuring WDHOF Members Amanda Cotton; Great Lakes Shipwreck Explorers Tamara Thomsen, Pat Stayer, Valerie van Heest, Georgann Wachter &
Joan Forsberg; Cristina Zenato, Annie Crawley, Shirley Pomponi Ph.D.,, Jill Heinerth,
Becky Kagan Schott, Mehgan Heaney-Grier, Margo Peyton, Andrea Zaferes, Michele Hall and Sally E. Bauer, M.D.


$15.00 plus $6.00 shipping Click here to buy.

12 for $12 discount available! See order page.


Click here to download a flyer with all the information.

They will also be available at DEMA  in the WDHOF booth.




Coming to DEMA 2016 in Las Vegas?

Start the week right and mosey on over to the

This event benefits the WDHOF Scholarship & Training Grant Program!


Wednesday, November 16 • 7:30-10:30 pm

at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino


Enjoy steel pan music provided compliments
of the Antigua NY Tourism Office


Live & Silent Auctions • 50/50 Raffle • Buffet • No-Host Bar


Tickets: $25.00 in advance

$30. at DEMA & the door. Open to the public.


Click here for a flyer with all the details.


What are you waiting for?

Click here to buy your tickets now!


You can also support the cause by donating items to our silent auction!

Click here for a donation form.



Collector's Edition 180 page 4 color

Women Divers Hall of Fame 15th Anniversary Book

Limited Quantities! Order Now!


$20. plus $6.50 shipping US (Total: $26.50)

(International orders contact Bonnie Toth, to order)


Click here to order.


In the box that says: Designate your donation to a specific program or fund,
indicate that it is for an anniversary book & shipping.



Click here to view the
Women Divers Hall of Fame 15th Anniversary Video

produced and directed by Andrea Stockert


What Is The Women Divers Hall of Fame?

(click above on "What Is The..." to view our intro video)

The Women Divers Hall of Fame™ (WDHOF) is an international
non-profit professional honor society whose member contributions span a wide variety of fields including: The Arts, Science, Medicine, Sports, Exploration, Marine Archeology, Media, Service, Dive Training and Education, Safety, Business, Marine Environment and Conservation, Free Diving, Commercial Diving, and Military Diving.

Created in 1999 and incorporated in 2001 by six founding sponsors: Beneath the Sea, Inc., the Underwater Society of America, the Women’s Scuba Association, Women Underwater, Hillary Viders, Ph.D., and Capt. Kathy A. Weydig; WDHOF, Inc. was granted its 501(c)(3) status in 2002.

WDHOF's two-part mission is to:

  1. Recognize women divers who have made outstanding contributions to the exploration, understanding, safety and enjoyment of our underwater world and
  2. Support the underwater world and its associated careers by promoting opportunities for women and men in diving through scholarships, internships and mentorship opportunities and a worldwide network of industry contacts.



Upcoming Events

DEMA 2016
November 16-19, 2016
Las Vegas, NV

Beneath The Sea 2017
March 24-26, 2017



Beneath The Sea, Inc.
Underwater Society of America
Hillary Viders, Ph.D.
Capt. Kathy Weydig
Women’s Scuba Association
Women Underwater


Bonnie Toth
503 Via Florida
San Clemente, CA 92672

Recognizing the contributions of
women pioneers, leaders and innovators in the many fields of diving; Promoting careers & opportunities for women in the dive community.

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