Women in Engineering & Science
"The Society of Women Engineers (SWE), founded in 1950, is a not-for-profit educational and service organization. SWE is the driving force that establishes engineering as a highly desirable career aspiration for women. SWE empowers women to succeed and advance in those aspirations and be recognized for their life-changing contributions and achievements as engineers and leaders."|
- SWE website
"IEEE Women in Engineering (WIE) is
the largest international professional organization dedicated to promoting women engineers and scientists."
- WIE website
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|Access and Merit: A Debate on Encouraging Women in Science & Engineering|
By F. Mary Williams Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, Memorial University of Newfoundland St. John's, NF, Canada.
An interactive forum sponsored by the L'OREAL-UNESCO For Women In Science program.
Anita Borg Institute for Women and Technology (ABI)
Mission is to to increase the impact of women on all aspects of technology, and to increase the positive impact of technology on the world's women.
Archives of Women in Science and Engineering
e-Library from Iowa State University.
Assessing Women in Engineering (AWE)
Offers exportable assessment instruments, literature resources and capacity building tools for Women in Engineering and similar programs including surveys, data collection templates, capacity building tools and national benchmarking.
Association for Women in Mathematics
Purpose is to encourage women and girls to study and to have active careers in the mathematical sciences, and to promote equal opportunity and the equal treatment of women and girls in the mathematical sciences.
Association for Women in Science (AWIS)
Career development, news and events, publications.
Beyond Bias and Barriers: Fulfilling the Potential of Women in Academic Science and Engineering
Online book from the National Academy of Sciences.
Cambridge Association for Women in Science and Engineering
A non-profit professional organization for women and men who have an interest in information and technology. The Association is dedicated to the advancement of women in the technology fields.
Center for Women & Information Technology
Dedicated to providing global leadership in achieving women's full participation in all aspects of information technology (IT).
Center Of Excellence Women and Science (CEWS)
For the implementation of the equal chances of women and men in science and research in Germany.
Central European Centre for Women and Youth
The objective of CEC-WYS is to empower woman and young scientists in Central Europe and to contribute to achieving gender equality in R&D.
Committee on Women in Science and Engineering (CWSE)
CWSE’s mandate is to coordinate, monitor, and advocate action to increase the participation of women in science and engineering.
European Platform of Women Scientists
Seeks to support the work of a whole range of existing national, European and international networks of women scientists by “networking the networks”. At the same time the platform aims to make women scientists better understand the role they can play in the research policy debate and how to fully benefit from these opportunities by bundling their powers and forces.
Das CEWS baut mit Unterstützung namhafter Wissenschaftlerinnen aus ganz Europa als Specific Support Action im 6. Forschungsrahmenprogramm die European Platform of Women Scientists EPWS auf. Die EPWS versteht sich dabei als "Netzwerk der Netzwerke" in Brüssel.
Extraordinary Women Engineers
Provided by the National Science Foundation
IEEE Women in Engineering (WIE)
Facilitates the development of programs and activities that promote the entry into and retention of women in engineering programs, promotes IEEE membership and retention of IEEE women members, enhances the career advancement of women in the profession.
Georgia Tech Women in Engineering (WIE) Program
Dedicated to recruiting top female students into engineering majors and once here, to ensure the highest level of retention by fostering an environment that encourages curiosity, creativity and intellectual and personal growth.
408-296-4405 / San Jose, CA
Nonprofit e-mentoring network that addresses the retention and success of those in engineering, science and mathematics, particularly but not exclusively women and other underrepresented groups
MIT Society of Women EngineersAt Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
|Society of Women Engineers (SWE)|
Educational and service organization that is the driving force that establishes engineering as a highly desirable career aspiration for women and empowers women to succeed and advance in those aspirations and be recognized for their life-changing contributions and achievements as engineers and leaders.
The Field Museum's Women in Science
Created to help increase awareness of careers in science, to foster understanding of the real people who practice science, and to encourage young people to pursue individual areas of interest.
Woman Engineer Magazine
Offered at no charge to qualified women engineering, computer-science, and information-technology students and professionals seeking to find employment and advance in their careers.
Women in Engineering (WIE)
Dedicated to providing a welcoming and supportive environment for women students in the College of Engineering at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Women In Engineering Organization (WIEO)
A unifying resource where people can go to find out more about women in engineering and programs in their area and across the country.
Women in Engineering Program (WEP)
Offers information on activities, connections with industry, our students, faculty and alumnae at Penn State University.
Women in Engineering Program (WIEP)
Offers a comprehensive array of educational enhancement activities for women who are interested in careers in engineering, from Purdue University.
Women in Engineering Program (WEP)
The mission of the Women in Engineering Program is to increase the overall percentage of women in the College of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin.
Women in Engineering Programs & Advocates Network (WEPAN)
A national not-for-profit organization whose mission is to be a catalyst, advocate, and leading resource for institutional and national change that will result in the full participation of women in engineering.
Women in Science
A selection of 16 significant contributors, from the San Diego Supercomputer Center, a National Laboratory for Computational Science & Engineering.
Women in Science and Engineering (WiSE)
Designed to increase the recruitment and retention of women of all ethnic backgrounds in science and engineering (S&E) and to create an academic and social climate at the University of Washington, which is conducive to both men and women in S&E at the undergraduate and graduate levels.
Women In Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics ON THE AIR!
An audio resource for young girls, young women, parents, middle and high school teachers, college professors, guidance counselors, researchers, organizational leaders, and anyone interested in learning more about the past, present and future role of women in science and technology education, fields and careers.
Women's Engineering Society (WES)
01438 765506 / UK
Promoting the training, education, and practice of engineering among women.