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

University Women and their Positions:
Women make up 41.0 percent of assistant professors of science and engineering at four-year colleges and universities, 31.1 percent of associate professors, and 17.6 percent of full professors.

Recognizing Scholars Awards
  • You Can Browse By Awardees
You Can Browse By Awardees1 2 3 4 5

Women Are Underrepresented as Recipients of Many Prestigious Awards

In The News

Women Inventors, Long Overlooked, Are Churning Out More Patents Than Ever

The number of patents that list a woman as the inventor was less than 4 percent in 1976. However, women inventors keep pushing that number upward, and now almost one-quarter of patents issued include a woman as an inventor.»  Link to the original article