Recognizing the Achievements of Scholars in Science,Technology, Engineering, the Arts, Mathematics, and Medicine
How Long have Women been in Science?: The very first woman to be mentioned in writings about science was En Hedu'Anna in 2354 BCE, however there were almost certainly female scientists even before her.
Study Finds Women In Stem Win Fewer And Less Prestigious Awards Than Their Male Peers
The data on the winners of prizes in biomedical fields from 1968 to 2017 shows women received only 28 percent of the research awards; and women represented only 13.8 percent of award recipients with the largest monetary value.» Link to the original article