Scholarships

New Horizons Tech Scholarship

 

Award Amount

N/A

Recipients

The tech scholarship provides an opportunity for students to immediately pursue a career in IT with accelerated training programs. The ideal candidate is a creative problem-solver who is enthusiastic about technology and motivated to succeed.

Eligibility

The money must be used towards one of New Horizons’ IT Programs:

  • Security IT – Associate Program
  • Network Systems Administrator – Professional Program

Additional Information

For more information on these programs click here

Deadline Information

N/A


(ISC)² Undergraduate Scholarship 

 

 

Award Amount

Each scholarship award will be between $1,000 to $5,000 per recipient.

 

Recipients

The (ISC)² Undergraduate Scholarship offers up to 20 scholarships.

Eligibility

Must be a senior in high school, or an undergraduate student who is currently a freshman, sophomore, junior or senior who will be pursuing an undergraduate degree in the fall.

Must be pursuing, or plan to pursue, a degree with a focus on cybersecurity or information assurance.

Must have a minimum grade point average of 3.0.

Additional Information

Applicants may be a citizen of any country who is pursuing or plan to pursue a degree with a focus on cybersecurity, information assurance or related field, and be a high school senior or undergraduate student. A minimum 3.3 GPA is required. You do not currently need to be enrolled, but no awards will be disbursed until the recipient is enrolled in a college or university. Applications open 12/1/2019 and winners will be notified by email in June 2020. (ISC) is an international nonprofit membership association focused on inspiring a safe and secure cyber

Deadline Information

February 17th

 

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The Cyber Security Scholarship

 

 

Award Amount

The winner will be awarded a $1,000 scholarship to help fund their college education.

Recipients

There will be one winning essay each year.

Eligibility

Must be 18 years of age or older at the time of application.

Must be a legal resident of the 50 United States or Washington D.C.

Must be currently enrolled, or will be enrolled no later than the fall of 2021.

Must be going to in an accredited college, university, or trade school and also have declared a major in a cyber security program.

Additional Information

This contest is open only to those legal residents of the 50 United States and DC who are 18 years of age or older at the time of application. And, who are currently enrolled, or will be enrolled no later than the fall of 2021. Students must be going to in an accredited college, university, or trade school. Students must also have declared a major in a cyber security program. Winning essays will be posted on their site. A winner will submit a well written essay. The essay must clearly and creatively address the essay topic. Judging is based on: Writing ability: 25% Creativity: 25% Originality: 25% Overall excellence: 25%. Applicants apply by first completing a short entry form on the provider website. Then they must write a compelling essay that explains why they are studying cybersecurity. All submissions must be received online by the deadline date.

Deadline Information

Wednesday, July 15, 2020

 

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NSF CyberCorps Scholarship for Service

 

 

Award Amount

This program provides scholarships for up to 3 years of support for cybersecurity undergraduate and graduate (MS or PhD) education. In return for their scholarships, recipients must agree to work after graduation for the U.S. Government, in a position related to cybersecurity, for a period equal to the length of the scholarship. Award Up to 3 years of support.

Recipients

The number of awards varies.

Eligibility

Must agree to work after graduation for the U.S. Government, in a position related to cybersecurity, for a period equal to the length of the scholarship.

Must be an undergraduate or graduate student at the time of application.

Must be enrolled full-time.

Additional Information

Applicants must be enrolled full-time in an on-campus program in degree areas relevant to cybersecurity. Scholarship For Service (SFS) scholarships are funded through grants awarded by the National Science Foundation. A unique program, it is designed to recruit and train the next generation of information technology professionals, industrial control system security professionals, and security managers to meet the needs of the cybersecurity mission for Federal, State, local, and tribal governments.

 

Deadline Information

Applicants apply through a participant college or university. The list of participating institutions is on the provider website. Each university may have different criteria and may require different application material.

 

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Advancing Women in STEM

 

 

Award Amount

A $6,000 scholarship amount will finance tuition, fees, books, supplies, and equipment related to academic needs.

Recipients

The number of awards varies.

Eligibility

  • Must be a woman of 18 years of age or older
  • Must be a resident of Columbia
  • Complete application found in the website
  • Must study under the STEM courses
  • Prohibition is given to employees of Zenefits including its families and children

 

Additional Information

Though the current application may had ended already but annually it posts re opened dates to submit application form. Just be vigilant to visit the website for the inclusive dates of submission.

Upon application process just prepare your essay 500 words minimum directed to the scholarship committee of Zenefits with other needed requirements tendered upon by the organization.

 

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(ISC)² Women in Information Security Scholarship

 
Award Amount
 
$6,000, There are 8 awards avaliable
 
Recipients

Applicants must be female and pursuing or planning to pursue a degree with a focus on cybersecurity, information assurance or related field, and be a high school senior, undergraduate or graduate student. A minimum 3.3 GPA is required. 

 

Additional Information

The (ISC)² Women’s Scholarship, administered by the Center for Cyber Safety and Education, offers students scholarships from $1,000 to $8,000 per recipient. Applications open 12/1/2019 and close 2/17/20. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

Deadline Information

February 27, 2020

 

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Computersciencemajor.Org – Road to the Future Scholarship

Award Amount
$1,000

Recipients

A need-based $1,000 scholarship awarded once every year to talented candidate aiming to build a career in computer science or information technology but doesn’t have sufficient financial means to complete their education.

Additional Information

ComputerScienceMajor.org is a website aiming to provide people with career and education tips and advice from experts in computer science and information technology.

Visitors may access through the website career and educational path resources for computer science and IT, a job search portal, information about scholarships, expert tips and advice and professional data resources.

Their annual Road to the Future scholarship is granted to promising computer science and IT students who don’t have sufficient financial means to complete their education.

In order to apply, current or prospective students must write a 500 words essay describing their individual computer science or IT career goals. The winner must be willing to share his/her experience both on this website and on social media platforms.

The amount of the scholarship is $1,000, the deadline for the application is November 1, 2020 and the winner will be notified in the first week of January, 2021.

Deadline Information

November 1st, 2020

 

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Locklizard Scholarship Award

 

Award Amount
One $750 scholarship

Recipients

A $750 annual scholarship for U.S. students enrolled full-time in an accredited two-year or four-year American college/university or in an accredited graduate school program, who are interested in rights management, information security and cryptography.

Eligibility

  • The applicants must be U.S. citizens or legal permanent residents of the United States
  • The should be enrolled full-time in a two-year or four-year college or university or in an accredited graduate school program in the United States and have a good academic standing
  • They should have an interest in rights management, information security and cryptography
  • Applicants from military academies are NOT eligible for this scholarship

Additional Information

Locklizard is digital rights management company producing high-level document and content encryption products with digital rights management controls. They specialize in document security/copy protection (for PDFs, ebooks, reports, training materials etc.), helping their customers keep their documents safe from misuse, piracy or unauthorized use.

They offer an annual $750 scholarship for U.S. students enrolled full-time in an accredited two-year or four-year American college/university or in an accredited graduate school program, who are interested in topics related to Locklizard’s areas of expertise, such as rights management, information security and cryptography.

Applicants should write an essay (750 to 1200 words) explaining which technical information security measures are available and appropriate for allowing various people (e.g. writers, illustrators, ebook publishers, analysts) to publish and sell online their works. The essays will be judged according to their creativity and insights, writing and research quality, originality and truthfulness.

Deadline Information

December 31st, 2020

 

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National Space Club and Foundation Keynote Scholarship

 

Award Amount
One $10,000 scholarship

 

Recipients

An annual scholarship for high-school seniors, undergraduate or graduate students who are planning to pursue a career in one of the STEM fields (science, technology, engineering or mathematics) at an accredited college or university in the United States.

Eligibility

  • Applicants should be enrolled in an American high school (seniors), or pursue an academic undergraduate or graduate degree at a college or university in the United States in a STEM field (Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics).
  • The scholarship program is open only to U.S. citizens.

Additional Information

The National Space Club and Foundation is a non-profit association supporting excellence in space activity. The Club operates in creating partnerships between industry and government regarding the aerospace community.

They offer a $10000 annual scholarship to high-school seniors, undergraduate or graduate students who are pursuing a higher degree in Science, Technology, Mathematics or Engineering related fields at an accredited educational institution (college or university) in the United States. Eligible candidates must be U.S. citizens and the winner will have the possibility to give a keynote speech at the National Space Club and Foundation’s annual Goddard Memorial Dinner.

The ideal candidate must have a strong academic standing and excellence in public speaking, and must not have previously spoken at the Dr. Robert H. Goddard Memorial Dinner. Each candidate should submit an online application form and be available to participate in a final live audition-interview via Skype with the NSCF executive committee.

The deadline for the application is December 2, 2020 and the interviews are scheduled for January 13, 2021. The winner will be announced on the scholarship’s official page shortly after the interviews.

Deadline Information

December 2nd, 2020

 

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AFCEA Cyber Security Scholarships

 
Award Amount
$5,000, multiple scholarships will be awarded to undergraduate and graduate students pursuing academic degrees in cyber security, cyber attack, computer science, information technology, digital forensics, or electronic engineering from an accredited two- or four-year college or university in the United States
 

Recipients

Applications are requested from qualified sophomore, junior, or senior undergraduate students and graduate students enrolled full time in an eligible degree-granting program. Must be at least second-year student, regardless of academic hours accumulated. U.S. citizenship required. A minimum overall GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale is required. Two letters of reference are required.

Additional Information

https://www.collegescholarships.com/scholarships/detail/84952

Deadline Information

November 1st, 2020

 

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Advancing Women in STEM Scholarship

 
Award Amount
$6,000 scholarship amount to finance tuition, fees, books, supplies, and equipment related to academic needs. Chosen scholar must adhere to guidelines and rules made by the scholarship organization as failure to follow such Zenefits has the right to terminate or transfer the scholarship
 

Recipients

Must be a woman of 18 years or older. Must be a resident of Canada. Complete application found in website. Must study under the STEM courses. Prohibition is given to the employees of Zenefits including its families and children.

Additional Information

https://www.listsofscholarships.com/advancing-women-stem-scholarship/

Deadline Information

December 31st, 2020

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Masergy STEM Scholarship Program

 

Award Amount
$5,000 scholarship offered yearly by Masergy to an undergraduate or graduate student majoring in STEM to assist him/her finishing his/her degree.

 

Recipients

Applicants should be enrolled or at least accepted to an accredited American college or university. They have to follow a full-time study program, and to major in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics

Additional Information

https://www.listsofscholarships.com/masergy-stem-scholarship-program/

Deadline Information

August 15th, 2020

 

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