Join the Weizmann Women and Science committee for an inspiring event
that will benefit outstanding female scientists.

Funds raised at this event will support the
Israel National Postdoctoral Award Program
for Advancing Women in Science

In 2007, the Weizmann Institute established a fellowship program open to outstanding female PhD graduates from all Israeli institutions of higher learning. The program was created to help close the gender gap at the higher levels of academia and to help with costs associated with postdoctoral training abroad.

WHY IS THIS AN
IMPORTANT INITIATIVE?

The Weizmann Institute of Science views an increase in the number of female faculty members at all levels, from young researchers to tenured scientists, as an urgent priority. Programs such as these will help encourage more women to pursue their postdoctoral research abroad, a vital step in the career of Israeli scientists.

HOW CAN THIS
PROGRAM HELP?

Participants receive $40,000 over a period of 2 years to supplement their postdoctoral salaries from host institutions. Funds will help cover relocation expenses and lack of family support associated with moving abroad.

For more information
please contact:

Susan Stern

National Executive Director & CEO

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Tel: 1-855-337-9611

Cell: 514-814-7229

Ilana Hirt

National Manager,
Development

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Tel: 416-733-9220 Ext. 27

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Dr. Daniel C. Andreae

Sharon Zuckerman

 

Reggie & Sidney Greenberg

 

Honey Sherman

 

Elaine Kay

 

Michele Atlin & Earl Levy

 

Francie & Dr. Stuart Klein

 

Lexus

Westcourt

herzig

Eleanor & Barry Appleby

Maureen & Jack Dym

Lillian Vine Glowinsky

Murray Goldman

Reggie & Sidney Greenberg

Michelle Levy

Myrna & Martin Ossip

Nancy Pencer

Wendy & David Shapira

Vivian & Sheldon Silverberg

Leesa Steinberg

Carole & Bernard Zucker

 

Liz & John Breen

Sandra & Mike Florence

Jeff Goldfarb & Lydia Vale

 

Marilyn Banack

Marsha Bronfman

Gloria Cole

Annette Exton

Susan Flam

Marilyn & David Gluskin

Annie & Armand Kessous

Alana & Harvey Kotler

Mary Litwin

Pauline Menkes

Joanne & Howard Nemeroff

Linda Reitapple

Estelle & Dr. Steven Richmond

Patty & David Rubin

Susan & Michael Stern

Jeannie Tanenbaum

Joyce Tanner

Josie & John Watson

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