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Sponsors and Partners:

Thank you to our key sponsors and partners. Your continued support is crucial to our year upon year existence.               

      University Of Calgary       PLATFORM                   




2019-2020 highlights:

  • Donated over $17,000 to STEM grassroots organizations in Alberta
  • Executed the 4th annual WinSTEM week, including wrapping up our 25th year 
  • We supported our greater network as we all navigate COVID-19 by writing letters to various levels of government - amplifying STEM advocacy and the need for GBA+ and intersectional lenses towards economic recovery

Operation Minerva 31 years -

  • AWSN stewarded for 25 years, now Telus Spark will expand the program
  • Forged a new partnership with Telus Spark to expand the 30+ year Operation Minerva Program (Gr. 8 girls job shadowing with Female STEM professionals)
  • Despite a quick format change in the spring of 2020 to online delivery, we successfully completed year 2 of an NSERC grant to expand the OM program to more underserved students

WinSTEM Week -

  • AWSN announced  Athena Outstanding Volunteer Award in memory of Dr. Margaret-Ann Armour
  • Zeenat Ladak was the inaugural winner of the Athena Award
  • A big congratulations to Jocelyn Keith-Asante, Winner of the Minerva Mentoring Award.
  • AWSN is congratulating Jasmine McDermott for winning the prestigious scholarship.








Our Mission: Enabling a culture of diversity and inclusivity through STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Programs. AWSN acts as the platform that initiates or supports programs, partners and stakeholders who amplify, magnify, or accelerate systemic and social change within the greater community, allowing all to participate to their full capacity in STEM