For Aspirations Alumnae and Aspirations Community Members

Applications for Round 3 are officially closed, but Round 4 applications will open soon.

Round 3 programs may begin June 15, 2015 and continue through October 14, 2015.

  • Click here for Application Information (full RFP) - Read this first!! You'll need the Curriculum, Budget Template, and Budget Sample (as mentioned in the RFP), which are available on our Toolkit page.
  • Click here for tips on finding a Program Partner and/or a Program Leader
  • To register, you must first click here to log in or create an account. Then, you'll be able to fill out the Round 3 Registration form here.


Grant funding is open to NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing recipients (from any year, including runners-up) working in partnership with an NCWIT Non-profit Alliance member organization. Learn more about finding a partner or program leader by visiting the AspireIT Toolkit.


  • Registration for AspireIT round 3 opens (Registration includes identifying Program Leader(s) and Program Partners): January 5, 2015, 11:59 p.m., MST
  • Registration deadline (Last day to register a program. Application links are sent after registration): February 9, 2015, 11:59 p.m., MST
  • Application deadline (Application includes program budget, NCWIT Licensing Agreement, and Commitment Agreement): March 9, 2015, 11:59 p.m., MST
  • Application review period: March 10, 2015 to March 30, 2015
  • Program notification and acceptance period: April 10 - April 24, 2015