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I am 22 years old, female from Kenya. Currently a student at The University of Nairobi pursuing a degree in Electrical Engineering. I have always been passionate about science and mathematics. This made me develop an interest in engineering. I always worked hard and dreamt...

WAAW Foundation is pleased to announce the sponsors for the annual scholarship given to deserving girls who have demonstrated financial need and have an excellent academic record. WAAW awards scholarships of $500/year for African women who have gained undergraduate admission to an institution of higher...

  WAAW (Working to Advance African Women) Foundation, in partnership with The Lagos State Ministry of Education, The Science & Technology Agency, Abuja, The African University of Science and Technology Abuja (AUST) and St. Kate's University in St. Paul, Minnesota USA will be holding two camps...

WAAW foundation was honoured to be one of the 42 organizations selected to attend the 2014 RISE (Root In Science & Engineering) global summit at Google Inc. head office, Mountain view, California from April 13-16, 2014. "Our RISE partners are change makers: they engage, educate,...

After reviewing 1,204 applications from 34 African countries; 42% from East Africa, 34% from West Africa, 18% from South Africa, 2% from North Africa and 4% from middle Africa, five applicants were selected and awarded $500 each to help continue their education in STEM (Science,...

Working to advance STEM education for African Women (WAAW) foundation launched the STEM fellows outreach program at the University of Port-harcourt (UNIPORT), Nigeria. The UNIPORT cell  is a student led initiative which comprises 3 female  undergraduate students (fellows) studying STEM related courses and led by Chineye...

On February 3rd, 2014, WAAW Foundation  completed its first Outreach and Mentoring Program Training in Durban, South Africa.  Seven Fellows from the cell based out of the University of Kwazulu-Natal took part in the 6-day training, led by Frances Van Sloun, Operations Director for WAAW...