Call for Proposals-Celebrating Women in Science and Engineering Grant Program

Thanks to the generous support of the College of Agricultural & Life Sciences, Gaylord Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies, College of Letters & Science, School of Pharmacy, School of Medicine & Public Health, School of Veterinary Medicine, and College of Engineering, WISELI ( The Women in Science and Engineering Leadership Institute) is pleased to announce the continuation of its “Celebrating Women in Science and Engineering Grant Program.”

This grant program provides funds to departments, programs, centers, or student groups who wish to:

  • increase the representation of  women scientists and engineers in seminar/colloquium series,
  • increase awareness and generate discussion of issues/concerns important to women scientists and engineers,
  • learn about the history and status of women in science and engineering, and/or
  • create new workshops, symposia, lecture series, or similar events in line with WISELI’s mission to promote the participation and advancement of women in science and engineering.

More detailed information about the grant program and an application are available on our website:

We are now accepting grant applications for the 2011/2012 academic year. The application deadline is June 24, 2011.