Women in STEM Groups
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- American Institute of Chemical Engineering Women’s Initiative Committee
- Association for Women in Science
- American Association of University Women
- Committee on the Advancement of Women Chemists
- Graduate Women in Science
- Iota Sigma Pi
- Women of Color in STEM Resources
- National Academies’ Committee on Women in Science, Engineering, and Medicine
- Society of Women Engineers
- Women Entrepreneurs in Science and Technology
- CHEM WMN Mentors
- Women of Color Research Network
- Women in Engineering ProActive Network
ACS Resources of Interest for Women
The ACS Institute is a comprehensive and authoritative learning platform supporting the broad chemistry community across the spectrum of learning – foundational education, career expertise, and professional development.
ACS Kids Zones are events that feature science activities conducted by ACS members to teach the public about the importance and relevance of chemistry.
Provides resources to aid in the formation, development, and growth of small chemical businesses.
Aim to improve lives through the power of best chemical health and safety practices.
Information on ACS Career Events Onsite and Virtual, Virtual Office Hours with ACS Career Consultants, Recruitment Events, etc.
Leads and fosters the community involved in management and business development aspects of the chemistry enterprise.
Information for industry professionals including ACS Industry Matters Newsletter, Professional Development, Funding & Awards, and Entrepreneurial Resources.
Science cafés provide a relaxed, open venue for nonscientists and scientists to discuss current topics. By hosting a science café you can help promote scientific literacy within your local community and invigorate your local section about questions of the day with a scientific underpinning.
What can you do with Chemistry? This website offers information and resources to explore over 40 fields to find the right path wherever you are in your career.
ACS Get Experience Database, that includes undergraduate research, internships, summer jobs and co-ops that provide real-world experience for students interested in pursuing careers in the chemical sciences. Opportunities are available around the world at companies, academic institutions, government agencies, and nonprofits. For more information, see https://getexperience.acs.org/.
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