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.
The (ISC)² Foundation Scholarship Offerings
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All Undergraduate, Graduate or Women’s Scholarship Applicants Must:
- Be pursuing a course of study, and/or have a declared major/minor, with an information assurance (IA) or cyber security concentration.
- Be enrolled at a regionally accredited college or university (or equivalent for non-US applicants).
- Applicants seeking an Associates, Bachelors or Graduate Degrees are eligible to apply.
- Full and part time students are eligible to apply.
- Scholarships are offered globally.
- Commit to and abide by the (ISC)² Code of Ethics.
*Each scholarship may have individual requirements as well, so be sure to visit each scholarship page to learn more.
Please review the 2015 Applicant and Recipient Information.
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
Faculty Certification Exam Vouchers:
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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