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Women in STEMM

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Scholarships

Funding a college education is a vital question, and Women in STEMM at Wright State can help answer it. Women in STEMM programs at Wright State University have already provided thousands of dollars in scholarships to women pursuing degrees in both undergraduate and graduate STEMM fields.

Women in Science Giving Circle: This is a grass-roots organization. Members pool their resources to provide each year at least three $1,500 scholarships to undergraduate women in the STEMM disciplines. Learn more and apply.

Considine Scholars Program: This fund was initiated by the Considine family to enhance the success of Women in STEMM and to increase the percent of women in the STEMM workforce. Currently, it provides $5,000 per year to each of three Scholars, for a paid STEMM work experience. Use scholarship search to learn more and apply.

Virginia Arlene Di Flora Memorial Scholarship: This fund provides the value of in-state tuition plus $500 book allowance. Use scholarship search to learn more and apply.

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Faculty Research Funding

Women in Science Giving Circle: This is a grass-roots organization. Members pool their resources to provide each year at least one $5,000 grant to women faculty in STEMM to support their research and facilitate their path to promotion. Learn more and apply.

 

 


Experiential Learning

Experiential learning includes undergraduate research, internships, co-ops, and shadowing.

Opportunities with our research partners, including Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, real-world work experiences in medicine, and more.

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Organizations

More than 180 student organizations on campus include many clubs and societies dedicated to STEMM interests, more than a dozen in engineering alone. Leadership opportunities abound in various student advisory boards.

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Support

Students

Faculty

Future STEMM leaders need qualified, empowered mentors and teachers. Wright State wants to help its faculty members be effective influencers in this role. Personal and professional interaction and collaboration are available through several campus groups, including:


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STEMM General

Engineering

Biomedical, Industrial and Human Factors Engineering

Computer Science

Mechanical and Materials Engineering

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