Opening Cybersecurity Opportunities!

Community College Cyber Summit (3CS) is hosting a Career Exploration event to help you understand the field and learn about many and varied career opportunities. Thanks to a grant from the National Science Foundation, the National CyberWatch Center is able to offer financial support for a limited number of cybersecurity students from across the country to attend the Community College Cyber Summit (3CS) and the 3CS Career Exploration. Cybersecurity 2- and 4-year students and recent graduates are invited to participate. You will have an opportunity to talk to professionals in the field about careers and jobs, and attend conference sessions specifically geared towards students to learn about advancements in the field. 3CS will be held November 5-7, 2021.

Who will be there?

Regional and national companies, government agencies and universities will share their opportunities for careers, advancement, and jobs with attendees. Additionally, over 400 college faculty and workforce development professionals from across the nation will be present.

Why should you attend?

  • Discover a variety of cybersecurity careers and job opportunities
  • Learn about the developments in the field by attending 3CS sessions
  • Meet cybersecurity professionals to discuss skills and opportunities
  • Meet peers and faculty to learn about different education programs

Financial Support Available

Local Student: If you live within a 50 mile radius from the college you are entitled to a $75 stipend to cover the registration ($25) and incidentals.

Regional Student: If you live within a 100 mile radius from the college you are entitled to a $250 stipend for travel, lodging, registration ($25) and incidentals.

National Student: If you live over 100 miles from the college you are entitled to a $500 stipend for travel, lodging, registration ($25) and incidentals.

How do you apply?

  • You are required to complete the application found HERE by September 20.
  • Once approved, you are required to register for 3CS. This registration enables you to attend the Career Exploration event, the 3CS sessions, and the conference social events.
  • You will need to spend your own funds and will be reimbursed AFTER the conference upon completion of the 3CS Stipend Form.

Additional information can be found HERE.

APPLY FOR TRAVEL SUPPORT HERE

Interested in Volunteering for 3CS? Click HERE