Department of Defense Cyber Scholarship Program (DoD CySP)
- Do you want to pursue a challenging and interesting profession in Cybersecurity?
- Do you want to work for the Department of Defense and help defend our nation's cyberspace?
- Do you want to have your education paid for?
The University of Wisconsin-Stout, a designated National Center of Academic Excellence (CAE) in Cyber Defense, has been participating in the Department of Defense Cyber Scholarship Program (DoD CySP) Program for the past three years.
- An undergraduate student will be paid a stipend of $25,000 per academic year (BS degree) and a graduate student will be paid a stipend of $30,000 per academic year (MS/Ph.D. degree).
- The scholarship will pay for full cost of tuition, required fees, books, and a stipend to cover room and board.
- The DoD will also provide sponsors who will maintain contact with the student during the scholarship period, and who will facilitate the student's entry into internships and eventual DoD employment.
- The application is open to all students at UW-Stout and have declared a major in BS-CNIT, BS-ICT, MS-ICT, BS-CS, BS-AMCS, BS-CEE.
The next application round will be due February 5, 2021 at 5 pm
If you have any questions please contact Dr. Holly Yuan via email at firstname.lastname@example.org