SWE is a non-profit organization for people interested in engineering and supporting women in engineering. SWE is the driving force that establishes engineering as a highly desirable career aspiration for women. SWE empowers women to succeed and advance in those aspirations and be recognized for their life-changing contributions and achievements as engineers and leaders.
The purpose of this organization is to further the objectives of SWE by stimulating women to achieve full potential in careers as engineers and leaders, expanding the image of the engineering profession as a positive force in improving the quality of life, and demonstrating the value of diversity.
SWE aims to inform the public of the qualifications of women engineers and the opportunities open to them. SWE serve as a center of information on women in engineering and encourages women engineers to attain high levels of educational and professional achievement.