Women In STEM Resources: Organisations

Background

There are a growing number of organisations who are committed to promoting STEM issues to their followers, we have gone into more detail about these organisations and what they have to offer just look for their Profile under Resources and Links. 

Organisations:

The WISE Campaign - A campaign to inspire girls and women to study and pursue careers within STEM fields.

STEMettes - An organisation running panel events, hackathons and exhibitions aimed at inspiring the next generation of women into STEM. 

Women's Engineering Society - A network of female engineers, technologists and scientists offering both support and professional development opportunities. 

Women in Technology - An information resource aimed to promote female employment within IT and technology. 

ScienceGrrl - A grassroots organisation representing the female face of science in the UK, working to inform STEM policy at a national level.

STEMNET - A network of ambassadors working to encourage young people who are under-represented within STEM subjects and careers to pursue their interests in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths. 

CodeFirst:Girls - An organisation working with companies and young women with the intention of increasing the number of women working in tech.

Sparxx - A division of the Women's Engineering Society focussed on inspiring girls to become part of the next generation of innovative thinkers.  

BCSWomen - A specialist group aligned to the Chartered Institute for IT, providing a networking platform for professional women in IT. 

Is there something we've missed? Or perhaps a new resource that you think could be useful? Feel free to drop us an email with any suggestions you might have at sophiec@stemwomen.co.uk. 

Posted on Wednesday Apr 6