Change Agent Abie Award
Representation of women in technology is a global issue. The Change Agent Abie Award honors an outstanding international woman (non-U.S. resident with an emphasis on developing countries) who created or expanded opportunities for girls and women in technology.
- Recipients are honored by the technical women’s community at Grace Hopper Celebration and invited to give a presentation at GHC.
- The award winner will also have multiple speaking opportunities throughout GHC on their work and accomplishments.
- All-expense paid trip to GHC.
- Cash prize of $15,000.
Past winners of this award include:
- 2020 Winner: Dr. Jess Wade
- 2018 Winner: Mariana Costa Checa
- 2017 Winner: Marie Claire Murekatete
- 2016 Winner: Amanda Gicharu