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Computer Security and Information Assurance Scholarships

Posted by Tim on May 8, 2017 in Scholarship Opportunities

A Great Opportunity for Scholarships in Computer Security and Information Assurance for students joining the Masters Degree Program Students could compete for Computer Security and Information Assurance scholarships being offered by the U.S. Department of Defense (Information Assurance Scholarship Program.

The Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Education at UB (CAEIAE@Buffalo) announces a great opportunity for Education and Employment at various federal agencies. The goal of these scholarship programs is to support the development of computer security and information assurance specialists within the government. Students who are at the senior level in academic disciplines such as Mathematics, Biometrics, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Programming, Computer Support, Database Administration, Computer Systems Analysis, Operations Research, Information Security (Assurance), and Business Management or Administration, with specialization in information assurance are considered. Applicants should be citizens of United States. The scholarship pays for the full cost of tuition, fees, books and a laptop.

The DoD scholarship carries an additional stipend of $30,000 for graduate students. The DoD award announcements will be made in July 2017. You may note that 9 students have gone through the DoD program During 2003-2013. Application Deadline: May 22, 2017 for the DoD scholarship. Application process is described at the Center’s website <http://www.cse.buffalo.edu/caeiae/>.

Send your intent to apply to the Point of Contact listed on the webpage.