About SWE

To encourage girls to explore engineering and STEM, the Space Coast section of the Society of Women Engineers (SWE) hosts day-long workshops that include hands-on activities, exciting challenges and an opportunity to meet professional women engineers and college engineering students.

  • WOW! That’s Engineering
  • Introducing Girls to Engineering Workshop

There are so many great resources and opportunities for girls and women in engineering. We just want to share the exciting developments and wonderful work that engineers do to make a difference.

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About SWE – Society of Women Engineers

There are more than 30,000 SWE members worldwide. For more than six decades, SWE has given women engineers a unique place and voice within the engineering industry. Our organization is centered around a passion for our members’ success and continues to evolve with the challenges and opportunities reflected in today’s exciting engineering and technology specialties.

We invite you to explore the values, principles, and priorities that guide our initiatives and learn how together, WE can continue to make a lasting impact on the future.

What is SWE Next

swe next graphic 180x190SWENext is a way to become part of the Society of Women Engineers as a student through the age of 18. Become part of SWE and #BeThatEngineer! Joining is free.

Families and educators play a key role in the success of SWENexters. The SWENext program offers resources and information for adult advocates as well.

Who can be a SWENexter?

Any girl 13 or older may join SWENext. For those younger than 13, a parent will need to be the primary contact. We also encourage parents to join regardless of the age of their daughter.

Students please complete the application to join.

Adult advocates who would like to be on the SWENext mailing list – Please complete the mailing list form.

Who can support a SWENexter?

Families, educators, and SWE members



About SWE Space Coast

Our mission is to inform the community of opportunities open to women in engineering and to encourage women to enter and grow in engineering and the sciences. Founded in 1989, the Space Coast Section serves engineers in Brevard, Indian River, and Volusia Counties.

Our members have interesting careers working for local, national and international employers: