(ISC)² Foundation Scholarships: Educating Future Cyber Security Professionals
The math is simple: A high demand for skilled cyber security experts and not enough supply of qualified candidates equals a world of opportunity. The (ISC)² Foundation aims to bridge this gap by providing future information security professionals with scholarships to prepare them for a rewarding career in this important field. A career in information security puts you on the front lines of this burgeoning industry, defending the safety of all those who work, study, and play in our digitized world.
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Congratulations to the 2014 (ISC)² Foundation Scholarship Recipients
The following scholarship recipients were selected by the (ISC)² Scholarship Review Committee, which consists of representatives from (ISC)² Chapter Officers, Academia, and the (ISC)² membership. The (ISC)² Foundation Scholarship Program aims to fill the need for trained cyber security professionals by building the workforce of the future through meaningful scholarships. Read the press release
Harold F. Tipton Scholarship:
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Shruti Gupta - Doctoral Student in Cyber Forenscis and Security
"The (ISC)² Foundation scholarship offers the opportunity to continue with my graduate study, allowing me to contribute more towards the information security realm. It will help me focus on my research and fulfill my dreams of becoming a Ph.D. The CISSP certification will enable me to join the elite ranks of highly skilled infosec practitioners, greatly benefiting my career."
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All recipients will be selected by the (ISC)² Scholarship Review Committee which consists of (ISC)² Chapter Officers, Academia, and (ISC)² members.
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(ISC)² Press Release - (ISC)² Announces U.S. Federal Government Findings of World’s Largest Information Security Workforce Study
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Globb Security - See how the (ISC)² Foundation is helping to protect children online in a video interview with Foundation Director Julie Peeler at the RSA Conference.
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CIO Review Magazine - (ISC)² Foundation Director Julie Peeler says the growing cloud adoption rate is increasing demand for security pros, based on data from the 2015 GISWS, in CIO Review magazine.
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