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2014 WAAW Foundation Scholarship Now Open!

Chinenye Ezeakor, 2012 Scholarship Recipient WAAW Foundation has started accepting 2014 scholarship applications. Applications will close November 30th   2013! Every year WAAW Foundation offers $500 in scholarship to qualifying girls in STEM Education at the University level. Since inception, 9 girls have benefited from the scholarship: 4 from Kenya, 2 from Nigeria, 1 from Uganda, [...]

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WAAW Foundation 2013 STEM Camp – A Success!

Working to Advance STEM Education for African Women (WAAW) Foundation in partnership with Womens Technology Empowerment Center (W.TEC) Nigeria just concluded a high quality, exciting and technically challenging one week residential Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) camp for African Girls in Senior Secondary School (9th to 12th Grades). The theme of the camp was [...]

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WAAW Foundation Founder Dr. Unoma Okorafor, Winner 2013 Grace Hopper Celebration (GHC) ABIE Award

The Anita Borg Institute (ABI), is a nonprofit organization focused on the advancement of women in computer science and engineering, has announced the winners of the 2013 Grace Hopper Celebration ABIE Awards, to be presented at the 2013 Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing (GHC) on October 5 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. One of the [...]

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