The Global Institute For Technology & Engineering is comprised of volunteers dedicated to elevating that status of women in the international technology and engineering workforce. GIFTE is a non-profit educational public service organization (501(c)3).
GIFTE is dedicated to:
- Providing programs to encourage direct mentoring and interactions of girls and young women with successful technical women.
- Encouraging technical studies in middle school through professional employment.
- Promoting activities of an educational nature.
What Does GIFTE Do?
- Conducts programs with students at the 6th grade, high school, and university levels.
- Places emphasis on improving self-esteem.
- Networking and role-modeling while sharing the adventure, fun and rewards of having a technical career.
- Bring technical women volunteers to the students for the sharing of technical-workplace experiences, advice, & mentoring.