Women in Cyber Scholarship Program
May 31, 2023
- Scholarship Description
As the financial sector faces the challenges of a growing global shortage of cybersecurity professionals and an increase in targeted threats, FS-ISAC is helping to close this critical gap through its Women in Cyber scholarship program. Launched in 2016, the scholarship program is 100 percent funded through the generosity of our members and affiliates. The winning applicant will be awarded a $10,000 USD scholarship for the academic year the scholarship is awarded. Awardee will learn about cybersecurity in the financial sector directly from experts in the field and attend FS-ISAC Summit or event in your region (registration, travel and accommodations included)
Scholarship is open to women only. Must demonstrate high academic excellence and be enrolled in a post-secondary educational program of cybersecurity or information security. Must be interested in pursuing a career within the financial-services industry. Must be authorized to work within the region of the scholarship award (United States, Asia Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, or Africa.). Winner will be required to sign a Non-Disclosure Agreement to protect confidential information shared by FS-ISAC. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.