The National Center for Women & Information Technology will begin accepting applications for their 2013/2014 Aspirations in Computing award on September 15th and continue until October 31st. This award is for high school girls and their interests and achievements in computing, and is a great honor that comes with $500 in cash, a laptop computer, a trip to attend the Bank of America Technology Showcase and Awards Ceremony, and an engraved crystal award.
Do you know a high school student deserving of this award? Have them start their application here.
NCWIT is a non-profit organization that connects corporations, academic institutions, government agencies, and other non-profits contributing to increasing women participation in technology. In addition to building this community, they offer free to use resources to raise awareness, and a multitude of awards for girls and women in information technology.