$2 million in Cybersecurity Scholarships, Very Cool Hands-On Experiential Learning, and How to Build a Cybersecurity Skillset for College and Career Success
This is the only workshop planned for this winter that will answer four questions students often ask about cybersecurity:
1. What do I need to learn to get a good job in cybersecurity?
2. Is there a way to find out if I have the aptitude to do well?
3. Are there scholarships available?
4. Where should I apply to college if I want to maximize my chances of getting a god job?
Plus a demonstration of the CyberStart Game by the game’s creator, James Lyne. See first-hand how students can discover an aptitude, and passion for cyber security. Students can develop incredible skills to maximize their chances of winning scholarships. With gamified learning they can make and break codes, find and fix flaws cyber criminals use against businesses every day, and learn about cyber security jobs and ethics at the same time.
The Basics of Cybersecurity That You Can Take Anywhere: Learn skills that make you stand out from the crowd in college applications and job interviews. See a demo of how cryptography, problem analysis and scripting can help you stand out!
Building Up: Accelerate Students Cybersecurity Technical Skills Without a Textbook In Sight: Students find their passion and learn skills playing and solving challenges! Teachers say they have just as much fun learning along with their students.
Winning Scholarships: The National Cyber Scholarship Program: Eligibility, How To Qualify, What you Win ($2,500 plus the Cyber Foundations Immersion Academy). How even becoming a semi-finalist will set you apart from other applicants – much like a good athlete.
Choosing a College That Will Help Launch Your Career: The annually updated list of top colleges where talented cybersecurity students are valued and learn with and from other talented students and where employers know they can find the talent they need.