FS-ISAC Building Cybersecurity Diversity Scholarship 2021
July 02, 2022
- 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 Building Cybersecurity Diversity Scholarship. Launched in 2016, the scholarship program is 100 percent funded through the generosity of our members and affiliates.
The winner will receive a $10,000 scholarship award for the school year the scholarship is awarded and a12-month mentorship with an industry professional. You will build cybersecurity work experience and professional network and have access to an FS-ISAC virtual summit for networking, education and growth opportunities.
Applicant must be a female student who demonstrates high academic excellence, is enrolled in a post-secondary educational program of cybersecurity or information security and is interested in pursuing a career within the financial-services industry. Applicant must be authorized to work within the region of the scholarship award (Asia-Pacific, EMEA, United States). The winner will be required to sign a Non-Disclosure Agreement to protect confidential information shared by FS-ISAC. All fields are required to be complete for consideration of scholarship and application must be submitted no later than 5:00 pm (EDT) on July 3rd. Previous scholarship recipients may not apply. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
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