From Dreams to Reality: Dynamic Women in STEM

One woman’s success can have a ripple effect, inspiring and motivating others in her community and beyond. Explore the stories of women who have turned their dreams into reality. From researchers to tech innovators, these determined women are shaping the future with their resilience and creativity that fuels progress in STEM.

Join us each week as we spotlight incredible women who are soaring in their career journey. Will you be next?

Ways you can support the next generation of women in STEM

Summer of Science T-Shirts

Now you can wear your support for women in STEM! Purchase an AWIS Summer of Science t-shirt for everyone in your circle. A small portion of the sales will go to the Association for Women in Science.

Order yours today!

We also invite you to follow AWIS on social media. Wear your shirt and tweet a photo with the hashtag #SummerOfScience to @AWISnational.

Films for the Summer

Register now to watch an inspiring series of free film screenings. Immerse yourself in compelling stories that highlight the achievements, challenges, and breakthroughs of women across STEM fields. Perfect for family viewing, these films offer an engaging and educational experience for all ages!

Dream Big

June 27-July 3, 2024

Dream Big is the first giant-screen film to answer the call of the STEM initiative, which aims to inspire kids of diverse backgrounds to become the innovators who will improve the lives of people across our entire planet as we head into the 21st Century and beyond. 

Space, Hope, and Charity

July 20-22, 2024

This is an award winning documentary film about Charity Woodrum, a young woman from rural Oregon whose dream of becoming an astrophysicist is nearly derailed by a devastating tragedy. With support from friends, she finds her way back to the distant galaxies where she feels most at peace.

The career possibilities for women in STEM are limitless!

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