The National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT) Award for Aspirations in Computing (AiC) honors 9th - 12th grade students for their computing-related achievements and interests, and encourages them to pursue their passions. Award recipients are selected based on their aptitude and aspirations in technology and computing, as demonstrated by their computing experience, computing-related activities, leadership experience, tenacity in the face of barriers to access and plans for post-secondary education.
The multi-tiered award structure includes Winner, Honorable Mention, Rising Star and Certificate of Distinction designations at National and Regional Affiliate levels, serving all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, all U.S. overseas military bases and Canada. Since 2007, more than 17,000 students have received an Award for AiC.
Baldwin Award Winners:
Krisangi Bhargava ’22: Affiliate Winner
Avika Pande ’22: Affiliate Winner
Lisa Evans ’23: Affiliate Winner and National Honorable Mention