Inviting applications for ‘Pass It On Awards Program’ to honour Anita Borg’s desire to create a network of women technologists helping each other.

Funding brief: The Anita Borg Systers Pass It On Awards honours Anita Borg’s desire to create a network of women technologists helping each other. The cash award helps fund women in computing or projects that inspire and support girls and women to enter computing. They encourage recipients to “pass on” the benefits they gain from the award, creating a movement of women helping women.

These awards are funded by generous donations from Systers, our online community founded by Anita Borg in 1987, and other members of the community.

They encourage applications covering a variety of needs and projects including:
● Assistance with with studies, job transfers, or other transitions in life
● A broader project that benefits girls and women
● Projects that seek to inspire more girls and women to go into the computing field
● Assistance with educational fees and materials
● Partial funding source for larger scholarship
● Partial funding source for technical conferences
● Mentoring and other supportive groups for women in technology or computing

Donor Name:
Funding name: Pass It On Awards Program

Deadline: March, 28th, 2018 at 11:59 PM UTC-7

Funding details link:

Funding limit: Awards range from $500 to $1,000 USD.

Special Notes: Please contact with the donor directly for further clarification and understanding.

Project start date: N/A
Project duration: N/A

Eligible organization: As below

Any woman over 18 may apply, though she must be in or aspiring to be in computing fields.

Eligible Country: No country bar found (Open to all regions)

Submission mail: Not found

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How to apply: Interested applicant may apply through the website (

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