Authorizes NSF to use entrepreneurial programs to recruit and support women.
Promoting Women in Entrepreneurship Act. This bill amends the Science and Engineering Equal Opportunities Act to authorize the National Science Foundation to encourage its entrepreneurial programs to recruit and support women to extend their focus beyond the laboratory and into the commercial world.
Original sponsor: Rep. Esty, Elizabeth H. [D-CT-5]
Passed Senate by Unanimous Consent.
Passed House on voice vote.