News: Women in STEM

Australian Federation of University Women SA scholarship applications now open

A number of scholarships are available for female postgraduate students studying a coursework or research based degree in 2021 from the Australian Federation of University Women SA (AFUW-SA). Applications close 31 March 2021.

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International Women’s Day 2021: Let’s celebrate our University women

For IWD 2021, we will celebrate University of Adelaide women – staff, students and alumni – who have inspired or supported others through innovation, service, leadership and/or resilience during the past year. Nominations close 5 February 2021.

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Laura Bassi Scholarship for postgraduates, HDR students and junior academics

The Laura Bassi Scholarship was established by Editing Press in 2018 with the aim of providing editorial assistance to postgraduates and junior academics whose research focuses on neglected topics of study, broadly construed, within their disciplines. 

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Women in STEM on The Uni Verse podcast - listen now!

Alexis McKay introduces the University of Adelaide’s one of a kind Women in STEM program, chatting all things personal and professional development!

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Kathryn Amos wins SACOME Exceptional Women in Resources Award 2020

Congratulations to Dr Kathryn Amos, Head of School of the Australian School of Petroleum and Energy Resources who has won the SACOME Exceptional Woman in Resources Award for 2020.

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Laura Bassi Scholarship for postgraduates and junior academics

The Laura Bassi Scholarship was established by Editing Press in 2018 with the aim of providing editorial assistance to postgraduates and junior academics whose research focuses on neglected topics of study, broadly construed, within their disciplines. 

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Young Women in STEM - resounding success for 2020

This year we offered our Young Women in STEM event virtually and were overwhelmed with the positive response and engagement.

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Women in STEM Careers: Spotlight on Marceline Overduin

Meet Marceline Overduin, current Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical)(Honours) student who is part of the ECMS Women in STEM Careers program.

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Applications now open: 2020 Women in STEM Careers (WiSC) Program

You're invited to apply to our 2020 Women in STEM Careers (WiSC) Program. Applications close 23 February.

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International Day of Women and Girls in Science Profile: Dasuni Jayawickrama

This year, for the International Day of Women and Girls in Science, we are sharing the stories of two women from the School of Computer Science - an undergraduate student and a researcher and lecturer. 

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