Women in Chemistry


University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign campus

  • Women Chemists Committee (WCC) serves the membership of the American Chemical Society by attracting, developing and promoting women in the chemical sciences. They sponsor a Retreat for Women in Chemistry towards the end of August each year.
  • Women in Science (WiS) is an organization open to undergraduates, graduates, faculty, and staff, as well as anyone who supports and promotes women in the sciences. 
  • Women in Engineering (WIE) program is dedicated to providing a welcoming and supportive environment for women students in the College of Engineering. The wide range of WIE programs include student recruiting, workshops and seminars, undergraduate advising, orientation for new students, and a residential camp for high school girls.
  • Graduate Society of Women Engineers (GradSWE) at the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign. The mission of GradSWE is to promote diversity in graduate education in engineering and science to enable innovative and creative solutions to the future technical challenges of society.

National Organizations & Programs

Fellowships, Grants, and Awards

Faculty Development