January 13, 2022 – The Security Executive Council (SEC) will continue its work of preparing the next generation of security leaders by offering up to $7,500 in scholarships to qualifying students enrolled in specific academic programs of study starting the 2022-2023 academic year.
Fostering continuing education and excellence in the security field has long been a focus of the SEC. This new scholarship program builds upon existing partnerships with three institutions recognized for excellent programs in security, risk, and intelligence. The scholarships will be awarded to students from the following academic programs:
Kennesaw State University Coles College of Business’ Bachelor of Business Administration with a major in Information Security and Assurance or the Institute for Cybersecurity Workforce Development's Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity
University of South Carolina – Darla Moore College of Business’ Bachelor of Science in Risk Management and Insurance
Mercyhurst University’s Bachelor of Science in Data Science, Bachelor of Arts in Intelligence Studies or Bachelor of Science in Cyber Security
Interested students, email firstname.lastname@example.org for the application form. – January 28, 2022
The National Security Agency (NSA) in partnership with the Maryland Innovation & Security Institute (MISI) and the GBC MISI Academy seek applicants for an 8-week paid internship program designed for college seniors about to enter the technical workforce currently enrolled in an institution designated as a CAE-CD or CAE-CO by the National Security Agency Center of Academic Excellence in Cybersecurity.
Beginning March 7, 2022, through April 29, 2022, MISI and the GBC MISI Academy will host a virtual internship for a maximum of 20 students.
Interns will be immersed into real-world cyber settings of 3 focus areas we call 'tracks': The DoD Cybersecurity Policy Track, The SOC Tier 1 Track, and The Fundamentals of Cybersecurity Track. Interns will also receive the opportunity to meet and speak with cyber leaders in government and academia.
For more information and to apply go to: https://www.misiacademy.tech/cae/#apply – January 17, 2022