Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Daytona Beach campus, is offering $10,000 scholarships to NCWIT Aspirations Award winners from the North Florida region who matriculate to one of the undergraduate programs in computer science, software engineering, or computer engineering.
Winners of the NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing are eligible for a $1,000 scholarship from Colorado School of Mines if the winner is accepted to the University and majors in Computer Science.
Computer Science-in-a-Box: Unplug Your Curriculum introduces fundamental building blocks of computer science -- without using computers. Use it with students ages 9 to 14 to teach lessons about how computers work, while addressing critical mathematics and science concepts such as number systems, algorithms, and manipulating variables and logic. NCWIT is pleased to offer Computer Science-in-a-Box: Unplug Your Curriculum in cooperation with the authors of Computer Science Unplugged.
A program to strengthen and diversify the IT pipeline though outreach to middle schools. Using the box, IT professionals customize and deliver a classroom presentation and engage youth in hands-on activities that inspire and inform them about opportunities in IT.