The Scholarship for Women Studying Information Security Program (SWSIS) recently announced its 2018 Scholars with the support of Applied Computer Security Associates (ACSA), the Computing Research Association’s Committee on the Status of Women in Computing Research (CRA-W), Google, SANS, and Symantec. Thirteen women were selected to be the 2018-2019 SWSIS scholars. SWSIS scholarships support collegiate […]
Originally Posted on CSUN Today By: Alex Crooks The number of women working in the technology industry is far below the national average in other fields. While women held 57 percent of professional occupations in the United States workforce in 2015, they held only 25 percent of the occupations in professional computing, according to the National […]
Charleston, SC — As the Principal at Lowcountry Tech Academy, Sarah Earle works tirelessly to engage students in STEM/Cyber programs. A vocal advocate of the growing field of cyber security and the need for qualified professionals, Ms. Earle knew she wanted to take a more active role to help raise cyber awareness and bridge the […]
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Continues Dedication to Diversity in IT Security Education HPE, Applied Computer Security Associates and CRA-W Award Third Annual Recipients of Scholarship for Women Studying Information Security Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE: HPE), in collaboration with Applied Computer Security Associates (ACSA) and the Computing Research Association’s Committee on the Status of Women in Computing […]
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Scholarships Scholarships for Women Studying Information Security (SWSIS) CRA-W and ACSA, with sponsorship from ACSA and Hewlett-Packard, provide scholarships to women studying for their Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in fields relating to Information Security. These $5,000 to $10,000 scholarships provide assistance to women at formative stages in their careers. CRA-WP GHC Research Scholars The GHC […]
Programs for Undergraduate Students Research advances the frontiers of knowledge! Enrich your learning opportunities, job and career options through participation in cutting edge research projects. Experience the Joy of Research! DREU: Spend a summer doing research with a faculty member at another university and get paid. CRA-WP GHC Research Scholars: Apply for a chance to attend the annual […]
Originally posted on PRNewswire-USNewswire BETHESDA, Md., SANS Institute is pleased to announce the winners of the SANS 2014 Difference Makers awards. While the headlines focus on security breaches, there are thousands of security practitioners out there who are quietly succeeding and keeping their companies and customers safe from attacks. The SANS Difference Makers award celebrates those […]