National Award

The NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing honors young women at the high-school level for their computing-related achievements and interests. Awardees are selected for their computing and IT aptitude, leadership ability, academic history, and plans for post-secondary education.

Applications are accepted from September 15 - November 4 each year. Award recipients are notified in early December and the National Award Ceremony takes place in Charlotte, North Carolina in March of each year. The National NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing is sponsored by Bank of America.

To apply, girls must register online. Click here to begin registration. You can register anytime and will be notified when applications open.

The Award for Aspirations in Computing is open to all high school girls residing in the US and you may re-apply each year. You may only receive the National award once.