ISSA Education Foundation is dedicated to encouraging the next generation of Cybersecurity Professionals. As part of their mission, the Foundation offers college/university scholarships to undergraduate students pursuing the Cybersecurity field. Applicants are evaluated based on their academic excellence, work experience, community service, extracurricular activities, a personal statement of their goals and objectives, and letter(s) of recommendation. Students also provide a resume and unofficial transcripts as part of their application.
To be eligible for an ISSAEF scholarship a student must be pursuing a career in cybersecurity, and must be an active, full-time undergraduate or graduate student in an information security-related program. The applicant must fulfill the eligibility requirements as established by the ISSA Educational Foundation (ISSAEF) Scholarship Committee.