Society of Women Engineers (SWE)
The Society of Women Engineers (SWE), was founded in 1950 and is a non-profit educational service organization. SWE is the driving force that establishes engineering as a highly desirable career aspiration for women. SWE empowers women to succeed and advance in their chosen field. SWE encourages women to be recognized for their life-changing contributions & achievements as engineers and leaders.
SWE is an inclusive organization focused on issues of interest to women specializing in engineering and technical careers. SWE's education and outreach activities are designed to enhance the quality of life for women of all backgrounds who pursue the profession of engineering. As a worldwide leader in engineering knowledge and support, SWE is a partner you can turn to for advanced, relevant information about women in technical careers. Members are encouraged and supported in the development of skills necessary to be effective leaders in a global marketplace.