Grace Hopper Attendees

What is the Grace Hopper Celebration?

The Grace Hopper Celebration is the world's largest conference for technical women that provides access to sessions covering a wide range of subjects and professional development for all career levels.

Leading researchers present their work, while special sessions focus on the role of women in today’s technology fields, including computer science, information technology, research, and engineering.

Read reflections from students who attended the Grace Hopper Celebration in 2016.

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How to participate

Join our mailing list to receive information on how you can submit an application to attend. Based on the number of applicants, funding will be allocated to support travel for female students.

Every student who receives funding to attend must write a reflection about their experience.

Who is Grace Hopper?

Find out what makes Grace Hopper so iconic and inspirational by listening to her talk on nanoseconds.


With thanks and gratitude to the Mathematics Endowment Fund, whose generous funding provides 20 percent of the funds needed to send WiCS students to the annual Grace Hopper Celebration.

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