There's just one week left to apply for the NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing! This Award honors young women who are active and interested in computing and technology, and encourages them to pursue their passions. Applications are being accepted online, through 11:59 PM on October 31, 2012, at www.aspirationsaward.org.
National award-winners receive:
- $500 in cash
- A laptop computer
- An engraved award for both the student and her school
- An expenses-paid trip (for the student and her parent/guardian) to the national Award ceremony on March 9, 2013
Tech professionals, academics, college students, and past award recipients over 18 years of age are invited to serve as virtual judges. Sign up now to help review applications, or volunteer with your local affiliate award committee to help plan an award ceremony.
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"Calling all HS digital divas, web chix, and coder girls! Apply now for @NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing: www.aspirationsaward.org."
National Award Sponsor: Bank of America
National Affiliate Sponsor: Microsoft
Significant Support: Motorola Solutions Foundation and Google
Additional Support: Motorola Mobility Foundation, SANS Institute, Qualcomm, and Defrag