A priority project of the Weizmann Institute of Science

This website presents practical information on developing a scientific career, with a special emphasis on women scientists, and in conjunction with the Weizmann Institute’s policy to support women in science.

  • The National Postdoctoral Award Program for Advancing Women in Science - Information on the nationwide fellowship program established by the Weizmann Institute for outstanding women PhD graduates
  • The Weizmann Institute hosts a wide range of activities for female students including a mentorship program for PhD students and forums for graduate students and postdocs. For more information go to Events
  • Weizmann Women in Science Award
  • The transition from PhD to postdoc is not a simple one. In Pursuing a career in sceince you can find practical information on how to choose a postdoc, relevant scholarships, and career advice upon completion of postdoctoral research
  • Comprehensive information on scholarships for Master’s and PhD students, as well as postdocs.  This includes travel scholarships, excellence scholarships, and scholarships for advancing women in science

Past presidents advisors for advancing women in science

Prof. Hadassa Degani

Department of Biological Regulation, Faculty of Biology

Prof. Adi Kimchi

Department of Molecular Genetics, Faculty of Biochemistry

Prof. Varda Rotter

Department of Molecular Cell Biology, Faculty of Biology