In the 2020-21 season, NCWIT recognized more than 4,100 high school students, educators, and college students through Aspirations in Computing programs. Read about some of the amazing students and educators below:

2021 AspireIT Impact Award

The AspireIT Impact Award logoNCWIT AspireIT Impact Award honors Aspirations in Computing (AiC) Community women, genderqueer, or non-binary members for their incredible work to ultimately encourage K-16 girls to contribute their unique perspectives and ideas to future innovations. Award recipients are selected based on their efforts to build and creatively offer hands-on learning opportunities in computing and career exploration, and to bring together advocates and allies of various backgrounds through computing-related events and community groups.

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2021 Collegiate Award

NCWIT Collegiate Award logoNCWIT is pleased to announce winners and honorable mentions of the 2021 NCWIT Collegiate Award, honoring the outstanding computing accomplishments of undergraduate and graduate students who self-identify as women, genderqueer, or non-binary. Conferred annually, the award recognizes technical contributions to projects that demonstrate a high level of innovation and potential impact.

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2021 National NCWIT Educator Award

National NCWIT Educator Award logoThe National NCWIT Aspirations in Computing (AiC) Educator Award elevates one or more educators whose work exemplifies the best of the AiC Educator Award. The Award identifies outstanding formal and informal educators who play a pivotal role in encouraging 9th-12th grade students who self-identify as women, genderqueer, or non-binary to explore their interest in computing and technology. The award also recognizes these educators for their efforts to promote gender equity in computing.

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2021 Recipients of the National Award for AiC

Award for AiC logoNCWIT proudly announces the 2021 NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing (AiC) national recipients, honoring four hundred high school women from 46 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, and all U.S. overseas military bases.

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