List of prizes, medals, and awards for women in science

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This is a list of awards, prizes, and medals for women in science (and the STEM fields generally).

Astronomy, space, atmospheric science[edit]

Biology and medicine[edit]

Chemistry[edit]

  • National Honorary Member[2]
  • Violet Diller Professional Excellence Award[2]
  • Centennial Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching[2]
  • Anna Louise Hoffman Award for Outstanding Achievement in Graduate Research[2]
  • Undergraduate Excellence in Chemistry[3]
  • Gladys Anderson Emerson Undergraduate Scholarship[3]
  • Members-at-Large Re-entry Award[3]
  • Outstanding Young Women in Chemistry award.[3]

Engineering[edit]

Mathematics[edit]

See also Prizes, Awards, and Honors for Women Mathematicians

Neuroscience[edit]

  • Bernice Grafstein Award for Outstanding Accomplishments in Mentoring, by the Society for Neuroscience (SfN) - awarded to an individual who has shown a dedication to mentoring women neuroscientists and facilitating their entry or retention in the field.
  • Louise Hanson Marshall Special Recognition Award, by the Society for Neuroscience (SfN) - honors an individual who has significantly promoted the professional development of women in neuroscience through teaching, organizational leadership, public advocacy, or other efforts that are not necessarily related to research.
  • Mika Salpeter Lifetime Achievement Award, by the Society for Neuroscience (SfN) - presented to an individual with outstanding career achievements in neuroscience who has also significantly promoted the professional advancement of women in neuroscience.
  • Patricia Goldman-Rakic Hall of Honor, by the Society for Neuroscience (SfN) - posthumously recognizes a neuroscientist who has pursued career excellence and exhibited dedication and advancement of women in neuroscience.

Technology[edit]

General or multiple fields[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Elizabeth Blackwell Award". American Medical Women's Association. Retrieved 8 May 2013. 
  2. ^ a b c d e "PROFESSIONAL AWARDS". Iota Stigma Pi: National Honor Society for Women in Chemistry. Retrieved 16 December 2014. 
  3. ^ a b c d "Student Awards". Iota Stigma Pi: National Honor Society for Women in Chemistry. Retrieved 16 December 2014. 
  4. ^ http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/twelve-women-scientists-announced-as-winners-of-elsevier-foundation-twows-awards-97254244.html
  5. ^ http://www.hssonline.org/about/society_rossiter.html

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