We covered this year's WINGS WorldQuest 2019 Women of Discovery Awards gala April 23rd at the Scandinavia House
WINGS WorldQuest recognizes and supports extraordinary women in science and exploration. Advancing women explorers in the field. WINGS WorldQuest awards unrestricted grants to WINGS Fellows to support their quests to find solutions to global problems through bold research and exploration projects. Grants and honoraria are awarded to Women of Discovery Awardees, Flag Carriers and speakers. Connecting women explorers WINGS WorldQuest serves a growing community of more than 150 Fellows and Flag Carriers by providing a platform through which they can network, share achievements and garner support for their work. Various events, such as the 2019 Women of Discovery Annual Gala, celebrate and showcase the ground breaking work of these women scientists and explorers, whose discoveries advance scientific inquiry, stimulate conservation, and lead to better understanding of our world.