Young women from across the state with emerging aspirations and accomplishment in technology can now apply to be recognized at the 2018 Minnesota Aspirations in Computing award ceremony. Honorees will be awarded tech devices, internships, scholarships and more.
Read the impressive biographies of the 32 accomplished high school women being honored April 18 at the 2017 Minnesota Aspirations for Women in Computing Awards.
Two Minnesota students named national winners and six named national honorable mentions as program sees continued growth.
Advance IT Minnesota congratulates Shonnah Hughes, recent recipient of the 2016 Ambassadors of Beauty Award
Award recognizes Shonnah as a champion of change, introducing and influencing youth and women of color to experience aspects of the technology profession.
Aspirations Awards in the News: Twin Cities Radio and Podcast highlight the Minnesota Aspirations for Women in Computing Awards
Broadcast 10/23/16: Devan Sayles, Advance IT Minnesota’s Russell Fraenkel and Asmita Sarma, senior, Wayzata High School, discuss the 2016-17 Minnesota Aspirations for Women in Computing Awards. (24:40 Podcast).
WDIO TV Duluth airs story about Kirsi Kuutti, a past award winner and former student at Duluth East, now a UMD student who also works with NASA.