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Counselors for Computing

NCWIT Counselors for Computing (C4C) is the only professional development program for school counselors in the US focused entirely on computing and inclusion. C4C has trained more than 15,000 school counselors with a potential to reach more than 7 million students.

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Programs / AspireIT

Since 2013, more than 12,000 girls have received an estimated 362,000 instruction hours through 565 AspireIT programs in 43 states — many of whom did not have prior computing experience. And, 75 percent of participants express interest in taking a future computing class.

NCWIT programs inspire and encourage individuals of all backgrounds, equip K-12 and higher education influencers with the necessary knowledge and resources to guide students, and foster virtual and in-person communities at local, regional, and national levels. Participate in a program to raise awareness, increase knowledge, and empower action year round.

AiC Community

The AiC Community is a phenomenal network for technical women, genderqueer, and non-binary students and early-career professionals in computing and engineering who receive benefits for furthering their aspirations.

Aspirations in Computing (AiC) Collegiate Award

The AiC Collegiate Award honors the outstanding computing accomplishments of undergraduate and graduate women, genderqueer, and non-binary students.

Aspirations in Computing (AiC) Educator Award

The AiC Educator Award identifies exemplary formal and informal educators who play a pivotal role in encouraging 9th-12th grade women, genderqueer, and non-binary students to explore their interests in computing and technology.

Aspirations in Computing (AiC) High School Award

AiC Award Recognitions offer awards that honor aspirations, abilities, technical accomplishments, impact, and influential guidance.

Aspirations in Computing (AiC) Impact Award

The AiC Impact Award honors AiC Community members for their incredible efforts to create opportunities and grow interest in computing and technology through computing-related events and community groups.


BridgeUP STEM provides opportunities for girls, women, and gender non-conforming individuals of all backgrounds to learn the skills of computer science and research methodology within a research university setting.

Counselors for Computing (C4C)

Counselors for Computing (C4C) offers professional development to school counselors, providing them with essential knowledge and resources they can use to effectively guide ALL students as they explore computer science education and careers.

NCWIT Alliances

Organizations can join an Alliance to benefit from an exclusive invitation to the annual NCWIT Summit, guidance in applying research-based strategies for creating inclusion, and more. Through an Alliance, mobilize year round alongside change leaders…


What is TeachEngineering? TeachEngineering is a FREE library of classroom-tested, standards-aligned K-12 STEM resources created in collaboration with educators across the nation. Our goal is to help educators put the ‘E’ in STEM by making…

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