connects, inspires and guides women in computing and organizations that view technology innovation as a strategic imperative. Founded in 1997 by computer scientist Anita Borg, our reach extends to more than 65 countries. We believe technology innovation powers the global economy, and that women are crucial to building technology the world needs. is a not-for-profit 501(c) 3 charitable organization. For more information, visit

This portal is for ABI Systers communities to submit expenses requesting reimbursements. Please read the following sections carefully. If you have any questions, please send them to Maybellin Burgos at before starting your process.

To receive your community travel reimbursement and expedite processing, YOU MUST FOLLOW INSTRUCTIONS BELOW. 

[1] Create your Submittable account. (You only have to do this once.) 

[2] Upload all of your receipts to your Submittable account.

[3] Complete and Upload your ABI Systers Community Award Expense Report (xls file) to your Submittable account.

[4] Complete Wire Transfer Form (if outside the US and Canada) and upload to your Submittable account.

[5] Additionally, we will need a hard copy of your reimbursement packet signed. Please mail your reimbursement packet to address below.

Mail your receipts and reports to:

Anita Borg Institute
ATTN: ABI Community Reimbursement Request
1501 Page Mill Road
MS 1105
Palo Alto, CA 94304

Please allow 2-3 weeks after submission for processing. Questions? Please email: