About Society Of Women Engineers


The Society of Women Engineers (SWE) is a not-for-profit educational and service organization that empowers women to succeed and advance in the field of engineering, and to be recognized for their life-changing contributions as engineers and leaders.

Founded in 1950, SWE is the driving force that establishes engineering as a highly desirable career for women through an exciting array of training and development programs, networking opportunities, scholarships, outreach and advocacy activities, and much more.

The Society of Women Engineers:

  • SWE has over 30,000 members across the globe.
  • SWE is the world’s largest advocate for all women in engineering and technology.
  • SWE offers a vast pool of resources to nurture personal and professional development.
  • SWE gives women engineers a unique place and voice within the engineering industry.

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