SCWIST scholarship winner takes her freshwater research overseas

Written by: Ashley van der Pouw Kraan, Events and Communication Lead When Annabelle Rayson began investigating ways to treat and prevent harmful algae blooms in Lake Erie, she didn’t expect he… Read More

SCWIST Digital Literacy Scholarships Build Confidence, Skills & Career Opportunities in TECH

As part of the SCALE project to build capacity, SCWIST partnered with Lighthouse Labs to offer a series of digital literacy scholarships for training in web development, data analytics and front-end d… Read More

SCWIST-Sponsored McMaster SynBio Team Awarded Silver Medal at International Synthetic Biology Competition

After many months of Zoom meetings, planning, and researching, McMaster SynBio was awarded a silver medal at the 2021 International Genetically Engineered Machines (iGEM) virtual Giant Jamboree.… Read More

Get up to $10,000 to hire for a tech role

Looking to hire someone in a business or tech role?   Innovate BC’s Innovator Skills Initiative offers up to $10,000 per employee, per year, for B.C.-based c… Read More

SCWIST 2015 Science Fairs Provincial Award

Congratulations to all SCWIST 2015 Science Fairs Provincial Award Winners! We look forward to learning more about your projects! This award of $100 is to be given to young women in Grades 8 to 10 cate… Read More

Scholarship winner for the Science Communications 2014 Program at Banff Centre

Announcing our scholarship winner for the Science Communications 2014 Program at Banff Centre, Tanya Roussy, who actually grew up right next door to Banff. Tanya has a degree in Engineering Physics an… Read More

(American) Association for Women in Science Educational and Professional Development Awards

The AWIS Educational and Professional Development Awards support travel for professional development, broadly defined (e.g. funding requests to attend a conference, to acquire specialised training, or… Read More

M. Hildred Blewett Scholarship

The M. Hildred Blewett Scholarship for Women in Physics consists of an award of up to $45,000 to enable women to return to physics research careers after having had to interrupt those careers for fami… Read More