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
In The News
Her Problem-Solving Theorems Helped Pave The Way For Women In MathematicsThe first female mathematician to receive the National Medal of Science has died. Cathleen S. Morawetz said she hoped the award would "draw attention to the idea that women can do math and will have some influence on women all the way from grade school to graduate school and beyond.”» Link to the original article