Become an AspireIT Leader


Are you a woman in high school or college with computing interests? Become an AspireIT Leader. AspireIT Leaders get to create an inclusive space for girls to explore how their interests and passions relate to a wealth of opportunities in computing.

AspireIT Leaders:

foster connections with the local communitydevelop leadership, project management, and facilitation skillsshare a love of computing experiences and technical skillsmentor and motivate by sharing experiences


What, exactly, are the responsibilities of an AspireIT Leader? Review this page for a detailed description of the AspireIT Leadership role.

What benefits do AspireIT Leaders receive from NCWIT?

  • LeaderQuote

    an opportunity to apply for up to $3,000 in funding

  • research-based training and resources to create and implement a successful AspireIT program

  • marketing tools for recruitment

  • evaluation of participants’ experience

How to Become an AspireIT Leader and Start a Program

  • First and foremost, AspireIT Leaders must be an Aspirations in Computing (AiC) Community member.

  • AiC Community members can start right away with the AspireIT Toolkit! It has everything needed for potential Leaders, including all of the steps for establishing a team, applying for funding, and implementing the program. Click below for toolkit access.