The Center for Women In Technology (CWIT) at the University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) is a merit-based scholarship program for talented undergraduates majoring in computer science, information systems, business technology administration (with a technical focus), computer engineering, mechanical engineering, chemical/biochemical/environmental engineering, or a related program at UMBC.

Recent Submissions

  • A Model for Increasing Gender Diversity in Technology 

    Rheingans, Penny; Diaz-Espinoza, Crystal; D’Eramo, Erica; Ireland, Danyelle (ACM, 2018)
    At our university, women are a minority in all computing and engineering majors. This situation is mirrored at other universities nationwide, as well as in technical industries. Stereotype threat, the risk of confirming ...