Under the leadership of the Project PI, Waleed Farag, IUP, along with a selected group of national universities, has been awarded funding in the 2018–19 academic year from the Department of Defense (DoD) in support of the Cyber Scholarship Program (CySP).
This project, titled “Recruiting High Achiever Cybersecurity Students to Strengthen the Nation’s Cyber Infrastructure,” has introduced a systematic program designed to effectively recruit qualified and high-achieving students who are enrolled in our cybersecurity
program of study as candidates to the CySP. Selected candidates for this scholarship will receive full support, including a generous annual stipend, a waiver for tuition and all fees, books, and a laptop. Please see below complete details in the announcement
for the new 2019–20 application
For complete details about the 2018–19 scholarship, awarded students, on-going mentoring program and other details, please visit the 2018–19 DoD Scholarship Page.
If you are interested in pursuing this full-ride scholarship to support your study in cybersecurity and related fields, the Department of Defense is again seeking scholarship applications from rising junior and senior (third- and fourth-year) undergraduate
and master/doctoral students for the 2019–20 academic year. Details about this new application cycle are given below.
Waleed Farag, PhDDirector of the IUP Institute for Cybersecurity334 Stright Hall210 S. 10th St.Indiana, PA 15705