California: Central California

The 2018 Central California Affiliate Award ceremony will be held in Spring on the Cal Poly Campus. More information will be mailed to winners in early March.

Award recipients will be selected for their aptitude and interest in IT and computing, solid leadership ability, good academic history, and plans for post-secondary education.

We encourage women in grades 9-12 to apply.

Applications are now open:

Please contact or with any questions about the Central California community.

Here are some of the things awardees have said about the award program:
"This event made me feel more confident in myself"

"This event made me proud to be a female in computer science"

"This event made me feel happy, inspired and special"

"This event made me feel like I want to go out and program/make things."