|Who We Are|
Building a global community to inspire, support, recognize, and empower women in science.
We strive to achieve this mission by three very simple goals:
Since our first chapter was established at Cornell University in 1921, Graduate Women in Science has grown to reach women not only across the US but also across the globe. We have a rich history full of amazing women and stories. Find out more about us here.
Adele Lewis Grant - SDE GWIS Founder
Today, with over 1,000 members and dozens of chapters spread across the globe, our organization is stronger than ever. Our National organization, which serves as the umbrella for all of our local chapters, works hard to oversee our endowments, administer fellowships, provide professional development and networking opportunities for our members, and ensure the continuity of this unbelievable organization. To learn more about what we do, click here.