Women in Scholarship, Engineering, Science, & Technology (WISEST) focuses on creating effective programs to empower women (and other underrepresented groups) to pursue, impact, and succeed in the fields of science, engineering, and technology.
What makes WISEST effective?
WISEST has over 36 years of creating awareness of and breaking down the barriers to diversity in science, engineering, and technology, and focuses on the following priorities:
- Engagement: providing hands-on experiences and outreach opportunities to challenge perceived perceptions.
- Education: promoting curiosity-based academic and career opportunities for participants.
- Application: equipping students to succeed through mentorship and role models.