A big thanks to our 2015 sponsors! This wouldn’t be possible without your help!
Sponsor Levels: Our sponsor levels are named after famous women in science, technology, and engineering.
$5,000+: Marie Sklodowska Curie (1867-1934) – isolated plutonium and radium, established nature of radiation, first woman to win a Nobel Prize as well as the first to win two Nobel Prizes in different disciplines.
$2,500 – $4,999: Rear Admiral Grace Murray Hopper (1906-1992) – revolutionary computer scientist, invented COBOL programming language
$1,000 – $2,499: Stephanie Louis Kwolek (1923-present) – invented and patented Kevlar (used in bulletproof vests, underwater cables, brake linings, space vehicles, parachutes, skis, boats, and building materials)
$500 – $999: Rosalind Franklin (1920-1958) – discovered the helical structure of DNA
Other Contributions: Katherine Blodgett (1898-1979) – invented non-reflective glass