Entrepreneurship Resources

Many TechWomen Mentors and Fellows have started new businesses or are interested in doing so. Thanks to Lucie Newcomb, Lucy Keoni, and IdaRose Sylvester for their suggestions for resources to support these entrepreneurs!  This is a work-in-progress and more information is welcome: Please send suggestions! AngelList – Where the world meets startups for startup jobs…

Mentoring Programs for Technical Women

In the May 2016 report “First Mentors – What We Learned”, Mentoring Standard found that five of the most popular formal programs named by mentors were solely for girls and women: Technovation TechWomen Lean In Girl Scouts Cherie Blair Foundation 51% of the 72 mentors in 17 countries reported being in one or more of these five…

Videos from Jordan, Zimbabwe, Kazakhstan TechWomen Delegations

Most of the posts here are directly about TechWomen Alumnae Resources; however, from time to time, there will also be update posts about TechWomen Alumnae Council activities. The TechWomen Alumnae Council held a reunion for the Jordan, Zimbabwe, and Kazakhstan Delegations on 26 April 2016, hosted by AOL in San Mateo, California (in the Silicon…

Professional Associations for Technical Women

Associations of particular interest and value to TechWomen participants have a strong focus on four linked aspects of our community: Global Professional STEM – Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Women Five of the most notable and effective such associations: Association for Computing Machinery – Women: ACM is the world’s largest educational and scientific computing society, delivering resources that advance…

Funding Graduate School

Many TechWomen Fellows enter advanced degree university programs after their time in the Silicon Valley. Below are notable sources of graduate school funding for students based outside of the USA. There are many other programs associated with individual universities and programs of study. Check out “Top 25 Scholarships in USA for International Students” by scholars4dev and also “Scholarships”…