Society Level

National SWE Mission Statement

“Stimulate women to achieve full potential in careers as engineers and leaders, expand the image of the engineering profession as a positive force in improving the quality of life, and demonstrate the value of diversity”


The Society of Women Engineers

The Society of Women Engineers has over 17,000 members in 300 student sections and over 100 professional sections throughout the nation and internationally. Founded in 1950, SWE provides its members with professional development resources, a career center, scholarships, outreach programs, and networking opportunities through conferences, online profiles, and magazine publications.