Association for Women in Computing


The Association for Women in Computing is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to promoting the advancement of women in computing profession. Our members are a diverse group of professionals in careers that touch every aspect of the computer industry. Discover a camaraderie with our group that you won't find in other professional organizations. Why join AWC? Growth — Career building through volunteer and leadership opportunities as well as informational speakers Networking — Diverse membership makes for more networking and AWC encourages its members to learn how to build and use a network. Recognition — Participation in local and national AWC activities helps increase your visibility in the business community. Education — Most AWC chapters hold monthly meetings that include networking, dinner, and an informative presentation related to IT or personal/professional growth. Service — Take advantage of volunteer opportunities in your local community and AWC chapters award scholarships to women working toward technology-related degrees. Self-esteem — Increase your self-esteem by learning new skills and attacking new challenges in a supportive and caring environment. Mentoring — Find a mentor, be a mentor.

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Is your group free to join? Yes


P.O. Box 2768
Oakland, California 94602
United States

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  • Founded in Washington, D.C. in 1978
  • One of the first professional organizations for women in computing
  • Dedicated to promoting the advancement of women in the computing professions
  • Womens' Programs
  • STEM Programs
  • Nonprofit

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