Get Some Monster Confidence

This blog is by Amanda from Stemettes, an organisation supporting girls across the UK to enter STEM.  What is #MonsterConfidence? #MonsterConfidence is FREE day with a packed schedule of career workshops, inspirational talks from role models…

Careerwise : 3-Year Project Review

Careerwise is designed to encourage employers to create 8 to 12 week paid placements in the STEM sectors, exclusively targeted at women who are currently studying at Scottish Universities and Colleges.  Launched in 2013, the project has completed…

MA Connect – An evening of networking

In a room in central Glasgow buzzing with the energy of so many women STEM apprentices last Thursday evening, you could be forgiven for forgetting that gender segregation in STEM Modern Apprenticeships is stark. With around 15,000 companies…

Steminists share your voice

At Equate Scotland we create spaces for #womeninSTEM voices to be heard.  Be it at women only events, through our student network Interconnect or workshops. We are now offering a new space for women to present their ideas and opinions on gender…

Returning to work in STEM

Returning to work in STEM Our programme kicked off in great style, with a one-day workshop for over 30 women at Edinburgh Napier University Craiglockhart Campus on 9 May 2017. The workshop included: An overview of the Programme, including…

Women-only interventions: yes, no, maybe?

  Equate Scotland have launched a survey to explore attitudes around interventions aimed at women and/or girls. We’re particularly interested in hearing from people who have concerns about such activities and/or who think there…

Tell your Equate Story

  Over the last 10 years we have had the pleasure of working with hundreds of women as they developed their careers, through workshops, career clinics, coaching and our career enhancement programme. We know from talking with you informally…

The 2nd Annual Interconnect Awards

  Our second Interconnect Student Award goes to Laura Phillips from City of Glasgow College, an engineering student who has gone above and beyond to support and promote her women peers.  Amanda Allan of West College Scotland and…

Can you help create a Digital Technology Mentoring Framework?

Girl Geek Scotland are keen to reach out to schools, organisations and individuals that have an interest in helping us to develop a Role Model and Mentoring Framework for Digital Technology to support school age girls across Scotland. This is…

Are You A Women in Tech Star Employer?

Equate Scotland is working with Skills Development Scotland and Scotland IS to create a good practice guide on women in Digital Technology for employers across the sector. The guide will be accompanied by a series of webinars to support employers…