Technovation is a program that inspire and equip girls to build phone apps that solve a problem in their communities.
Technovation Challenge is the largest global technology entrepreneurship program for girls. Participants work with professional mentors to research, design, build, and launch mobile apps that solve real problems in their communities over the course of 3 months. Technovation was created to inspire girls be the next generation of innovators and problem solvers using technology.
Over the past four years Technovation has introduced 1,374 girls worldwide to programming and entrepreneurship. Data from 2011 shows that 94 percent of participating girls believe a technology career is good career for women and 75 percent of participating girls are more interested in working in a career in technology.