Rural Technology Fund offers Cyber Security Scholarship in USA. Student must be high school senior or undergraduate who is currently or has attended high school in a rural community. The scholarship is available in a computer technology. The scholarship is awarded annually to one student. The scholarship is based upon the answers on essay questions. Complete application by e-mail should be sent by April 15, 2013.
Study Subject(s): The scholarship is provided in cyber security.
Course Level: This scholarship is for pursuing undergraduate degree level.
Scholarship Provider: Rural Technology Fund
Scholarship can be taken at: USA
Eligibility: -The Cyber Security scholarship is awarded annually to one high school senior or undergraduate college student who is currently or has attended high school in a rural community.
-In order to be considered for this scholarship, the applicant must demonstrate an interest in cyber security.
-The student must also be planning to attend college to pursue a degree in a computer technology related field, or already doing so as part of an undergraduate degree program.
Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: The students of USA can apply for this scholarship.
Scholarship Description: Recognizing the need for technology learning resources in rural areas, the RTF has now partnered with several publishing partners in the information technology community to be able to deliver technical books to public school libraries. This effort puts learning resources into the hands of students at no cost to them. The RTF wants to help rural students recognize the opportunity in technology careers and gain the education necessary to work in the computer industry.
Number of awards offered: One scholarship is offered.
Duration of award(s): The Cyber Security scholarship is awarded annually.
What does it cover? Total offer is of $1000.00
Selection Criteria: This scholarship is awarded based upon answers to a series of essay questions that are designed to gauge the student’s passion for his or her intended career in cyber security as well as the student’s sense of citizenship and pride in their rural community.
Notification: Not Known
Scholarship Application Deadline: The application closing date is April 15, 2013.