Apply for a Grant to:
IEEE Women In Engineering International Leadership Conference 2021

The IEEE Women in Engineering International Leadership Conference (WIE ILC) Committee Grant Program provides registration support for the conference.

2021 WIE ILC Grants Theme: 
The IEEE WIE ILC supports diversity and aims to foster technological innovation and excellence for the benefit of humanity.  The 2021 WIE ILC Grants Committee invites submissions related to those who support or have experiences or insight regarding the theme: Accelerating through Change. Accelerating Innovating Women Who Change the World

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IEEE WIE Member Grants – Applicants must be members of IEEE Women in Engineering in good standing

Student Grants – Applicants must be currently enrolled students

Returnship – Applicants looking to return to the technology field 

Grant Criteria: For each set of grants:

  • Entries must be filled out completely and meet the criteria for the category
  • Entry must support the theme and mission of IEEE WIE ILC
  • Entry must be relevant, innovative, makes a noticeable difference
  • If awarded, the grant is to be used for the WIE ILC 2021 registration fees
  • Applicant must be able to attend the virtual WIE ILC conference on April 27-30
  • Applicants agree to be highlighted in social media grant notifications

Grant Cycle Timeline:

3/12/21Application Window Opens
3/26/21Application Window Closes.  Applications received after the deadline will not be accepted.
4/9/21Funding decisions announced

Funding Decision Process:

·         Applications are first screened against the eligibility criteria

·         The Grants Committee reviews completed, qualified applications with relevance to grant criteria

·         Incomplete forms or forms not adhering to the IEEE Code of Ethics will not be considered