NCWIT Aspirations Award
The deadline is fast approaching (April 30) and this year’s award is a pilot for the following cities: Atlanta, Boston, Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas, New York City. If you live in one of those metro areas, please read on!
Online self-nominations must be submitted by April 30, 2008. Supporting documents must be received by NCWIT by May 2, 2008.
Each qualified awardee will receive:
- $500 in cash
- a laptop computer, provided by Bank of America
- an expenses-paid trip, provided by Bank of America, for each awardee and a parent/legal guardian, to attend the Bank of America Celebrating Stars of the Future Technology Showcase and Awards Ceremony, August 1-3, 2008, in Charlotte, North Carolina
- an engraved award for both the student and the student’s school
- inclusion in a video that highlights her accomplishments in computing, her future aspirations, and her participation in the Award events in Charlotte, North Carolina, as well as a copy of the final Award video
- For awardees who will be high school seniors in the Fall of 2008, an expenses-paid trip for the awardee and an accompanying parent/legal guardian to attend NCWIT’s national workshop on Women and IT at the University of California at Irvine, November 5-6, 2008.
For more information and videos of past winners, please visit the NCWIT award site: www.ncwit.org/award