Resources Within Indiana University Bloomington (IUB)
Center of Excellence for Women in Technology (CEWiT) is a group to connect women interested in technology. This is a group for women already involved in technology and those who are interested in learning more about tech.
Resources Outside of IUB
This is a resource to help spark interest in CS in young girls and to help women pursue an education and career in this dynamic field. Readers will find tips for picking a CS college, lists of women-only CS scholarships, and much more.
ACM’s Committee on Women in Computing has now been raised to a Council in the ACM organizational structure. Our new name is the ACM-W Council, and our charter states: “The ACM-W Council (AWC) will be chartered for the purpose of creating awareness of, interest in, and the need for elevating the issue of gender diversity within ACM as well as externally.” The first meeting of the ACM-W council was held in Keystone Colorado on October 3 at the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing.
NCWIT is the National Center for Women & Information Technology. We are a coalition of more than 160 prominent corporations, academic institutions, government agencies, and non-profits working to increase women’s participation in information technology (IT). NCWIT is a 501(c)(3), established in 2004 with startup funding from the National Science Foundation, Avaya, Microsoft, Pfizer, Bank of America, Intel, HP, the Kauffman Foundation, and Qualcomm.
Women and Hi Tech is an organization of women and men whose goal is to attract, develop, retain, support and promote women who are interested in technology, through networking, role modeling, education and professional development. We define technology broadly to include science, engineering, health care, information systems, computer science and other established and emerging technologies. We serve women in any field in which technology has had an impact, starting in grade school and continuing through their professional careers.
A historical look at women in programming and information technology.