Recognizing the Achievements of Women in Science,Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and Medicine

Female Names that Win More Awards:
The most common first names for individual women receiving awards are Susan, Mary, and Elizabeth.

Women Are Underrepresented as Recipients of Many Prestigious Awards

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The Only Girl at Her Science Camp

Discovering her young daughter is the only girl at a summer camp for kids to create projects related to science and planets has a mother concerned about the implications of how often the gendering of interests happens in the lives of children, and what this means for a 7-year-old girl who dreams of being a NASA inventor.»  Link to the original article