Gender Equality

Association for Women in Mathematics
is a nonprofit organization dedicated to encouraging women in the mathematical sciences. The web site has information on education, workshops, travel, grants, competitions for high school students and career resources.

Association for Women in Science
has information on scholarships, grants, mentoring, careers, programs for secondary school students and networking opportunities.

Design Your Future: Math, Science and Technology for girls
Their mission is to provide practical, inspiring, hands-on opportunities for young women to learn about math, science and technology-based careers.

Equal Opportunity Publications
Since 1968, Equal Opportunity Publications, Inc. (EOP) has led the way from affirmative action to diversity recruitment by publishing career magazines for women, members of minority groups, and people with disabilities. "First in diversity, best in results" is the slogan that summarizes EOP's successful record of helping job-seekers from underrepresented groups find employment and in aiding companies and government agencies eager to recruit from the diversified workforce.

is a technology company devoted to raising girls' awareness of, and confidence in, the world of technology by introducing it with a sense of fun and adventure.

Intstitute for Telecommunications Technologies
The Information Technology field needs more women professionals. The CIS department at Cuyamaca College (CA) wants to help the computer industry find top notch, qualified female employees and we want to help young women make enough money to support themselves!

The Institute for Women in Technology
Their mission is to ensure that women are actively involved in all aspects of technology. Meetings, workshops, conferences, outreach and ongoing projects are listed on this Web site.

National Institute for Women In Trades, Technology & Science
IWITTS provides training, e-strategies, publications and technical assistance nationally to the education system and employers to integrate women into technology and law enforcement careers.

Girlstart is a non-profit organization in Austin, Texas which encourages and empowers girls in mathematics, science, technology, and engineering. Girlstart's programs include schools, online classes, and summer and Saturday camps for girls.

Massachusetts Vocational Gender Equity Centers
This site includes women role models in exciting careers: an Architect Intern, a Firefighter, a Behavioral Ecologist, an Industrial Engineer, a Business Owner, a Network Technician, a Police Officer, a Math Professor, a Director of Safety and Security, plus many other detailed resources!

New Moon Publishing
New Moon Publishing produces media for every girl who wants her voice heard and her dreams taken seriously and for every adult who cares about girls.

The Society of Women Engineers
is an excellent resource for young women curious about careers in engineering but who have little knowledge about the field. This site offers guidance on engineering majors, job functions of engineers, different fields of engineering, careers, plus student activities, scholarships and an email mentoring program.

Unmixed Messages - Community Learning Network
There exists a dearth of gender-equitable science activities and resources available to teachers, and a significant amount of time and effort is required by teachers attempting to design their own. Unmixed Messages contains samples of hands-on, gender-equitable science activities to captivate girls and boys with science.

Women in Cable and Telecommunications
...empowering and educating women to achieve their professional goals through opportunities for leadership, networking and advocacy. Be sure to take a look at their Pay Equity Initiative.

Women of NASA
a Web resource designed to encourage young women to pursue careers in math, science and technology.

Women in Science
This Web site features women, past and present, with careers in science; an international registry for women in science careers; interviews with scientists; virtual tours through science labs; mentoring opportunities; and a database for young scientists to enter their future plans.
This site is a resource center for collaborative work among women's groups, inquisitive feminists, women activists, and others.