The Society of Women Engineers (SWE) has been awarded a nearly $5 million grant from the National Science Foundation to fund the Women of Color in Engineering Collaborative (WCEC) — a project that seeks to address the impact of retaining women of color in the engineering profession. Read about the award here.
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The Society of Women Engineers promotes much-needed systemic changes to increase gender equality in engineering and technology through its support and involvement in research that informs policies and practices.

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Download an infographic that provides a snapshot of the latest data on women in engineering and technology, including degrees awarded, top engineering disciplines for women, and the representation of women engineers in the workforce.

SWE cultivates the potential of women engineers through a global network of professionals that provide mentorship and training opportunities for those entering or pursuing an engineering career. From elementary school to high school, from college to career, SWE offers a variety of programming to meet the needs of our members, educators, and corporate partners.