Awards and Accomplishments

Most Outstanding New Program Award

The Roadshow hosts events for elementary and middle-school girls exposing them to computer science and technological concepts and facilitating their interaction with Bren School faculty and current students.

Elementary School Outreach RoadshowMay 2006

Most Outstanding Student Organization – 2007

“The Student Organization of the Year Award recognizes an organization that has made a significant impact on the UC Irvine community through an unwavering commitment to further its mission and achieve its goals. This organization has contributed to the betterment of the campus community through remarkable activities, events, and provides its members with a memorable […]

UCI Anteater Awards2007

Trailblazer Award Winner – March 2011

To hold a conference that will highlight the female professors and grad students currently affiliated with the University of California, Irvine and showcase their past and/or current research projects

NCWIT Student Seed FundMarch 2011

Trailblazer Award Winner – November 2012

To host 3 workshops for girls at different middle schools, where they will teach them how to use Scratch (a visual programming software for children) through a simple project

NCWIT Student Seed FundNovember 2012

Building, Recruiting, And Inclusion for Diversity (BRAID)

  Funded by Facebook, Intel, Microsoft, Qualcomm. This is used to send approx. 30 girls to the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing.  

BRAID2012 – 2019

IgniteCS Funding

This funds a third year of our high school program, where we host workshops to educate girls about ICS and career paths and to introduce them to programming and building progress

Google2013 – 2017

Trailblazer Award Winner – Fall 2014

To conduct multiple events for young women at Garden Grove High Schools to cultivate their interest in technology through mentorship and a series of hands-on workshops.

NCWIT Student Seed FundFall 2014

Trailblazer Award Winner – Spring 2016

Identify undecided/undeclared students and target them via emails and other means of communication to encourage students to apply for their mentoring program. Once accepted into the program, students will benefit from the “community” via mentoring, tutoring, workshops, and a tour at a technical company.

NCWIT Student Seed FundSpring 2016

Most Outstanding Career/Profession Organization – 2017

UCI Anteater Awards2017

Club Affiliates Challenge Winner

WICS competed against other campus organizations for the best club affiliate with the Division of Career Pathways, winning First Place.

Division of Career Pathways2018

Most Outstanding Career/Profession Organization – 2018

UCI Anteater Awards2018

Most Outstanding Student Organization – 2018

“The Student Organization of the Year Award recognizes an organization that has made a significant impact on the UC Irvine community through an unwavering commitment to further its mission and achieve its goals. This organization has contributed to the betterment of the campus community through remarkable activities, events, and provides its members with a memorable […]

UCI Anteater Awards2018