by UNDP Europe and Central Asia

                                  

Resources for girls and women in STEM

STEM4ALL and partners are working to bring changemakers together across the Europe and Central Asia region to support women in STEM throughout their careers. No matter whether you are a student, early or mid-career professional, or leader and entrepreneur, we want you to have the resources you need to succeed.  Below you can find a list of mentorship programs, educational resources, and finance opportunities to support you on your journey.

 

 

ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND INNOVATION RESOURCES

 

Prospera Women - Global

• Scale Readiness Program from Silicon Valley for Women-led Startups.  The 6-month online program with a Pitch Competition in Silicon Valley with cash prizes.  The program will equip female entrepreneurs with the skills and resources needed to grow beyond local markets and to succeed on a global scale. 

 

Global Fund for Women - Global

• Grants for Civil Society Organizations and NGOs

 

Google Accelerators Program - Global

• Программы по акселерации Google

 

Singularity University - Global

• бизнес-инкубатора, поддерживаемого NASA, Google, Autodesk, Cisco, Nokia / business incubator supported by NASA, Google, Autodesk, Cisco, Nokia

 

Startup Mix - Uzbekistan

• Business conference for innovators and entrepreneurs 

 

Tumaris Tech - Uzbekistan

• Support for women entrepreneurs at all stages 

 

 

RESEARCH FUNDING

 

OWSD Fellowships - Global

•  OWSD provides PhD and Early Career fellowships for women scientists from selected Science and Technology-Lagging Countries (STLCs). The fellowships are offered to women scientists to pursue research in the natural, engineering and information technology sciences. 

 

Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency - Global

•  For women who are interested in studying a PHD in STEM, fully funded. 

 

TWAS - Global

•  Research Grants awarded to both individual scientists and research groups. 

 

 

LEARNING RESOURCES FOR STEM SKILLS

 

25 Free Resources to Learn Web Development  - Global

• Список 25 бесплатных ресурсов для изучения веб-разработки / A list of 25 Free Resources to Learn Web Development 

 

Build Your Future with Google - Global

• Explore their scholarships and travel grants. 

 

Coursera  - Global

• крупный американский провайдер открытых онлайн-курсов. Coursera работает с университетами и другими организациями, предлагая онлайн-курсы, сертификаты и степени по различным предметам. / Coursera Inc. is a major American provider of open online courses. Coursera works with universities and other organizations to offer online courses, certifications, and degrees in a variety of subjects 

 

edX  - Global

 

Free Code Camp  - Global

 

Khan Academy  - Global

• некоммерческая организация, миссия которой -предоставить бесплатное образование мирового уровня для всех и в любом месте.Khand Academy / a non-profit with the mission to provide a free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere. 

 

RS School - Eastern Europe and Central Asia

• Technology courses in Russian

 

Udacity - Global

• Партнер ведущих технологических компаний для обучения важнейшим техническим навыкам, которые компании ищут в своих сотрдуниках / Partner of leading technology companies for training on the critical tech skills that companies are looking for in their workforce

 

Udemy - Global

• это ведущая мировая торговая площадка для преподавания и обучения, позволяющая миллионам студентов приобрести навыки, необходимые для достижения успеха. (155 000 курсов) / Udemy is the leading global marketplace for teaching and learning, connecting millions of students to the skills they need to succeed. (155 000 courses)

 

Web Skills - Global

• Course Guide - Веб-навыки

          

W3Schools - Global

• бесплатная школа для веб-разработчиков, охватывающая все аспекты веб-разработки / a free school for web developers, covering all the aspects of web development

 

 

MENTORSHIP AND SUPPORT PROGRAMS

 

Alif Academy - Tajikistan

• АлифАкадемия является некоммерческой организацией, которая проводит образовательные программы, мероприятия и консультации по продвижению сектора информационных технологий в Таджикистане.Alif Academy is a non-profit organization that conducts educational programs, events and consultations to promote the information technology sector in Tajikistan. 

 

Girls Who Code - Global

• Mission: to close the gender gap in technology and to change the image of what a programmer looks like and does. 

 

EU4Digital, "Setting up mentorship programmes to bridge the gender gap in ICT: a guide for the EU Eastern partner countries"

 

Mothers in Science - Global

 

Network of Albanian Women in STEM - Albania

 

Perspectywy women in Tech summit - Europe

 

Technovation - Global

• Invites teams of young people from all over the world to learn and apply the skills needed to solve real-world problems by inspiring girls and families to change the world using technology. 

 

Techgirls - Global

• An international summer exchange program designed to empower and inspire young women from the United States, Central Asia and the Middle East and North Africa to pursue careers in science and technology. 

 

TechWomen Exchange Program - Global

• Bringing the power of global business, technology and education together, TechWomen pairs women in STEM fields from Africa, Central and South Asia, and the Middle East with their counterparts in Silicon Valley and San Francisco for a professional mentorship and exchange program at leading technology companies. 

 

Turkiye'nin Muhendi Skizlari / Engineer Girls of Turkey - Turkey 

 

UNDP "Women in STEM" mentorship program - Azerbaijan

 

WomenTech - Global

• Community that promotes gender diversity in tech and connects talented and skilled professionals with top companies. 

 

Women Techmakers - Global

• Provides visibility, community, and resources for women in technology. 

 

 

JOB AND INTERNSHIP SEEKING

 

DevKG - Kyrgyzstan

• IT Jobs

 

Glassdoor - Global

 

LinkedIn - Global

 

Outtalent - Global

 

Silicon Valley Internship - Global

• The Silicon Valley Internship Program gives newly graduating Software Engineering Students (and related disciplines) the unique experience of working with hot tech companies in the San Francisco Bay Area through a one-year paid internship. 

 

Tashkent Developers - Uzbekistan

 

Toptal - Global