NCWIT, Microsoft Research announce winners of technology higher education seed fund award

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Thursday, February 13, 2014

Since 2007, NCWIT and Microsoft Research have awarded $465,450 in funding to 39 universities and colleges over 10 funding rounds.

“We know to solve the world’s most difficult challenges we need diverse teams,” said Rane Johnson-Stempson Principal research Director At Microsoft Research. “This is why Microsoft is pleased to support the NCWIT Seed Fund to encourage more effective ways of recruitment and retention of women at college-level computing and technology programs.”

The NCWIT Academic Alliance Seed Fund will provide $10,000 each to the following five U.S. institutions:

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