North Carolina: Raleigh/Durham/Coast
Campbell University proudly hosted the NC-Raleigh/Durham/East Coast Affiliate
Aspirations in Computing award ceremony on April 13, 2019
The NCWIT Raleigh/Durham/Coast Affiliate Aspiration Awards Dessert Reception will be held on Saturday, April 13 at 2 PM in Carrie Rich Engineering Building on the campus of Campbell University in Buies Creek. We recognized 33 honorees, including national honorable mentions, affiliate winners, honorable mentions and rising stars, as well as an educator winner.
Aspirations in Computing is a talent development initiative designed to increase female participation in technology careers by providing encouragement, visibility, community, leadership opportunities, scholarships, and internships to aspiring technically inclined young women. Since 2007, NCWIT has inducted more than 2,500 young women into the Aspirations in Computing community and is helping to usher these women into technology careers. The NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing honors young women at the high school level for their computing-related achievements and interests. Recipients are selected for their computing and IT aptitude, leadership ability, academic history, and plans for post-secondary education. The NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing offers both a national and local affiliate competitions to generate support and visibility for women's participation in communities nationwide. For information on the national program please visit www.aspirations.org.