Women in grades 9-12 who are interested in computing and technology should apply for this award. Women are chosen for this award who have shown achievements in computing, leadership, academic performance, and plans for a post-secondary education.
The prizes include a National and a Regional Affiliate Award. These prizes may be:
- recognition at a Regional Affiliate Award event (at the discretion of the Regional Affiliate Award program)
- an engraved award for both her and her school
- scholarship and internship opportunities
- entry to a peer-network of technical women in the NCWIT AiC Community
- various prizes, such as computing resources, gadgets, swag, and more
In addition to the prizes listed above, each National Award winner receives cash and a trip to the National Award Celebration in March 2019, hosted by Bank of America.
Each recipient with a Certificate of Distinction designation receives various prizes and entry to the NCWIT AiC Community.
Deadline for the application is November 5, 2018