Recognizing the Achievements of Women in Science,Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and Medicine
Increase in Numbers of Women Submitting NSF Proposals, Winning Awards :
Over the past decade, there have been small increases in the number of proposals submitted by women to the National Science Foundation, and the number of awards NSF makes to women. However, in 2013, women still represented less than 25% of the total proposals submitted and funded, according to an NSF report.
Women Are Underrepresented as Recipients of Many Prestigious Awards
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The Forgotten Women Scientists Who Fled The Holocaust For The United States
A new project from Northeastern University explores the journey of 80 women scientists and mathematicians who attempted to escape Europe during World War II and start anew in the United States.» Link to the original article