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

Events & activities

Glass Ceiling and Power Inequality in Social Network

March 22

שילוב בין מחקר ואימהות-סדנת התמודדות ומתן כלים לשילוב בין השניים

אפריל 2

Latest news

יום האישה, 2016 ד"ר אילנה דיין

ינואר 5
Prof. Liskov at receiving the Weizmann Women prize

Prof. Barbara Liskov of MIT, Weizmann Women & Science Award Laureate

June 9