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Astronaut Sally Ride, First American Woman In Space

Inspiring the next generation of leaders in STEM, supporting trailblazing Rocket Women globally

Rocket Women firmly believes that role models need to be tangible and visible to be able to inspire the next generation of young women to achieve their dreams. Our aim is to empower trailblazing diverse women in science & engineering globally through providing a platform to ensure that their voices are heard and building a supportive community of women in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths). By featuring stories of successful women in STEM, we want Rocket Women to give young women and girls globally the realisation that they can be astronauts, scientists and engineers or whatever they aim to be.

Rocket Women aims to empower diverse young women to choose a career in STEM, so that we can improve the current percentage of female science & engineering talent globally and ensure that the vital technological solutions that we create in the world today are both built by and represent society as a whole.

Young women aren’t just poised to change the world – they hold the potential to lead and make a difference in the world today.

Now, more than ever, we need 100% of the talent available to solve the really hard problems we’re facing in the world today.

Recent stories

Learn more about our amazing Rocket Women by exploring their features below.

Meet A Rocket Woman: Dr. Sian Proctor, Geoscientist, Analogue Astronaut & Science Communicator
Rocket Women Featured In Dutch Lesson Series
The Brooke Owens Fellowship Program
Remembering Trailblazing Rocket Woman Katherine Johnson
Meet A Rocket Woman: Rushanka Amrutkar-Pate, PhD Candidate, IIT Bombay
Olay Launches ‘Make Space For Women’ Super Bowl Ad
Meet A Rocket Woman: Kavya Manyapu, Flight Crew Operations and Test Engineer – CST-100 Starliner Spacecraft, The Boeing Company
NASA Astronauts Complete Historic First All-Woman Spacewalk
Rocket Women Honoured To Be Featured in Stylist Magazine
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Rocket Women Founder Vinita Marwaha Madill wears the 'Rocket Woman' jumper. Proceeds from Rocket Women apparel support a scholarship for a young woman to attend the International Space University (ISU).

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We’re thrilled to announce that Rocket Women have launched a line of apparel designed by Marka Design! Proceeds support a scholarship for women in science & engineering! 

Through our Rocket Women apparel, we aim to empower women globally and create a supportive diverse community of Rocket Women, whilst also helping to ensure that every woman has the opportunity to achieve their goals in STEM through our scholarship. 

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