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Special Report on

Women In Information Technology

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Looking for financial aid to help pay for your education in IT? The following sites offer information about scholarships, fellowships, and grants. Some are specifically for women in technical fields, others support IT education for both women and men, and some are for women regardless of field. Be sure, too, to check with whatever institution you're interested in attending. Many offer financial aid for women interested in IT. Last updated:    February 22, 2010     The listings below are arranged as follows: Undergraduate and Graduate Awards Undergraduate Scholarships Graduate and Postdoctoral ...
was developed, its programmers were women. Jennifer S. Light's essay, "When Computers Were Women," documents and describes the role of the women of ENIAC and outlines the historical omission or downplay of women's roles in computer science history..
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Report from NCWIT
annual summit took place last Tuesday through Thursday in Portland, OR. Hundreds of people dedicated to increasing the number of women in the IT field packed Portland’s Hotel Monaco and Intel’s Jones Farm campus to experience a stimulating three days of conversation and presentations on the state of women in information technology in education (K-12 and higher ed), industry, and government. For those not familiar with NCWIT, it is a non-profit coalition of organizations whose goal is to increase women’s participation in information technology. It is concerned with all sectors, and its member organizations are ... market research, surveys and trends
Information Technology Scholarship Program
The Vanguard Women in Information Technology Scholarship Program provides merit-based scholarships of up to $8,000 to female students entering their senior year of college who are majoring in computer science, computer engineering, web design, or another IT-related discipline. Scholarships are offered each year for full-time study at a select accredited four-year institution of the student’s choice. Demonstrating a commitment to diversity and to the workforce of tomorrow, in 2006 Vanguard introduced a scholarship of up to $8,000 to assist female students entering their senior year of college who are majoring in computer ... market research, surveys and trends

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WOMEN IN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

NCWIT Scorecard 2007
A Report on the Status of Women in Information Technology ... more data on K-12 girls, or the percent of female IT patent-holders, or the number ..... 2003 women spent approximately $55 billion on consumer electronics products, ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Where are the Women in Information Technology? Nancy Ramsey and ...
dropped from 40 percent of the IT workforce in 1986 to about 29 percent at the end of ...... Database of approximately 2.5 million in-print, forthcoming, ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
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NCWIT, Compugirls: Building a Diverse Tech Future
is being held in Portland, Oregon this week and is providing an opportunity for its members to share resources and strategize on how to inspire girls to choose computing careers and support women to stay in those careers. NCWIT (National Center for Women in Information Technology) is a coalition of over 200 corporations, academic institutions, non profits, and governmental agencies working to address some of these challenges. NCWIT supports efforts within the workforce, in universities, and in K-12 education in order to increase women's participation in IT - in the classroom, in startups, and in corporations. The ... market trends, news research and surveys resources
Kim Polese Receives NCWIT Symons Innovator Award, Announces Departure from ...
This post is part of our ReadWriteEnterprise channel, which is a resource and guide for IT managers and technologists in the Enterprise. The channel is sponsored by Intel . As you're exploring solutions for your enterprise, check out this helpful resource from our sponsors: All New 2010 Intel Core vPro Processors and Microsoft Office 2010: Your Best Choice for Business PCs Last night in Portland, Oregon, the National Center for Women in Information Technology presented Kim Polese with the NCWIT Symons Innovator Award. The award is given annually to an outstanding woman who has successfully built and funded an IT company, in ... market trends, news research and surveys resources

INFORMATION RESOURCES

THE VANGUARD WOMEN IN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
The Vanguard Women in Information Technology Scholarship Program provides merit- based scholarships of up to. $8000 to female students entering their senior ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Health Information Technology Use Among Men and Women Aged 18–64 ...
Health Information Technology Use Among Men and Women. Aged 18–64: Early Release of Estimates From the National Health. Interview Survey, January–June 2009 ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Women and Information Technology - The MIT Press
Computing remains a heavily male-dominated field even after twenty-five years of extensive efforts to promote female participation. The contributors to Women and Information Technology look at reasons for the persistent gender imbalance in computing and explore some strategies intended to reverse the downward trend. The studies included are rigorous social science investigations; they rely on empirical evidence—not rhetoric, hunches, folk wisdom, or off-the-cuff speculation about supposed innate differences between men and women. Taking advantage of the recent surge in research in this area, the editors present the latest ...
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