We were asked by the University of Washington to post information about the workshop below. I have confirmed that the opportunity is open to Canadian students and that although it is past the priority deadline, there are still a few positions so if you are interested, you should still apply (but soon.)
Thursday, April 11 – Saturday, April 13, 2019
University of Washington
OurCS@UW+AccessComputing is a two-day research-focused workshop for undergraduate women with disabilities in computing fields. Female students with disabilities nationwide in computing fields are eligible to apply. Students will participate in group research projects designed to inspire participants to consider research careers and learn about faculty and graduate student mentors’ current research.
Transportation, housing, and meals will be provided for participants. Funding is provided by Google Explore CSR, the Paul G. Allen School of Computer Science & Engineering, and AccessComputing.
For priority consideration, applications should be submitted by Jan 10, 2019. Applications received after the deadline will be considered as space allows.
For questions please contact Brianna Blaser at firstname.lastname@example.org.