Women

Business Resources

  • American Business Women’s Association (ABWA): The mission of the American Business Women’s Association is to bring together businesswomen of diverse occupations and to provide opportunities for them to help themselves and others grow personally and professionally through leadership, education, networking support, and national recognition.
  • Financial Women’s Association (FWA): Within the financial services industry, the FWA provides a public forum for examining important contemporary issues in business, finance, governmental policy and civic affairs.
  • National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO): NAWBO is the only dues-based organization representing the interests of all women entrepreneurs across all industries; and with chapters across the country.
  • National Association of Women MBAs (NAWMBA): The National Association of Women MBAs is dedicated to advancing women into leadership by partnering with universities and corporations which elevate women in business, providing professional and leadership development opportunities, and offering a strong national network for our members.

Career Development Resources

  • Advancing Women: A job board made exclusively for women seeking opportunities in tech and diversity.
  • Feminist Career Center: The Feminist Jobs Board is a project of the Feminist Majority Foundation, a non-profit committed to educating and mobilizing folks around the political, economic, and social equality of all women. The board provides feminists with a space to find jobs that progress the status of women or encompass their passion for social justice. Employers like Planned Parenthood, the American Civil Liberties Union, League of Conservation Voters, and The National Women’s Law Center utilize the board.

STEM Resources

  • Association for Women in Science (AWIS): AWIS is a global network that inspires bold leadership, research, and solutions that advance women in STEM, spark innovation, promote organizational success and drive systemic change.
  • IEEE – Women in Engineering (WIE): IEEE WIE connects over 20,000 members in over 100 countries to professional women around the world. IEEE WIE membership gives you access to a global network that advances professional women in technology at all points in their life and career.
  • National Center for Women and Information Technology (NCWIT): NCWIT convenes, equips, and unites change leader organizations to increase the meaningful participation of all women — at the intersections of race, ethnicity, class, age, sexual orientation, and disability status — in the influential field of computing, particularly in terms of innovation and development.
  • The Society of Women Engineers (SWE): The Society of Women Engineers establishes engineering as a highly desirable career for women through an exciting array of training and development programs, networking opportunities, scholarships, and outreach and advocacy activities.
    • USC’s Chapter of SWE: Members will meet a diverse group of women from all types of engineering disciplines and will interact with recruiters and established engineers of prestigious engineering firms.