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The Center for Cyber Safety and Education: Free Cyber Safety eLearning Program for Children

The Center for Cyber Safety and Education is offering a free Garfield eLearning cyber safety program for children for the next 30 days. The program lessons cover privacy, safe posting, and cyberbullying for children to learn and enjoy at the same time. The program is available for children, ages 6-12, to play on any devices…

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FTC: Online security tips for working from home

(FTC, Lisa Weintraub Schifferle). Teleworking during the Coronavirus outbreak? While working from home can help slow the spread of the virus, it brings new challenges: juggling work while kids are home from school; learning new software and conferencing programs; and managing paper files at home. As you’re getting your work-at-home systems set up, here are…

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Webcast – Building a Cyber Workforce Through Apprenticeship and Pre-Apprenticeship

Learn how tech companies like IBM are leveraging modern day apprenticeship programs to build a 21st century cyber workforce. During this webcast on March 26, Jennifer Oddo, New Collar Apprenticeship Initiatives, IBM, will discuss competency-based apprenticeships, share success stories from the field, and provide actionable strategies that you can take to fill critical in-demand skills…

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AFCEA Hawaii Education Foundation – Donna Russell $5,000 STEM Scholarship

AFCEA Hawaii Education Foundation (AHEF) is excited to announce their Donna Russell $5,000 STEM Scholarship is now open for applications. This is a $5,000 scholarship for undergraduate, graduate or credential/licensure students attending a college or university in the state of Hawai’i for the purpose of teaching a STEM subject at an elementary, middle or high…

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Windward Community College – Free CyberPatriot CyberCamp For High School Students

Windward Community College is offering two free summer CyberPatriot CyberCamps, Standard and Advanced, for high school students during July 20-24.  These camps provide the prerequisite skills and knowledge that prepare students to compete in the CyberPatriot National Youth Cyber Defense Competition during the school year.  The Standard camp is for students new to cybersecurity while…

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Windward Community College – Free Certificate of Competence in Information Security

‘Ao Kahi is a Native Hawaiian Career and Technical Education project that covers Windward Community College student tuition to complete the Certificate of Competence in Information Security, a paid 40-hour internship, and many opportunities. This certification includes the following four courses in Information Security: ICS 171 – Introduction to Computer Security (3 credits) ICS 184…

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Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

The Centers of Disease Control (CDC) and Prevention is closely monitoring the outbreak of the respiratory illness caused by a new coronoa virus, named COVID-19.  COVID-19 was first detected in Wuhan City, in China’s Hubei province which continues to expand acccording to the CDC’s website. For the best source of authoritive information on COVID-19, please…

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CISA’s Cyber Essentials

(Department of Homeland Security).  The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) Cyber Essentials program is a guide for leaders of small businesses as well as leaders of small and local government agencies to develop an actionable understanding of where to start implementing organizational cybersecurity practices. Consistent with the NIST Cybersecurity Framework and other standards, the Cyber…

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Join DHS Cybersecurity

(Department of Homeland Security). As technology becomes increasingly more sophisticated, the demand for an experienced and qualified workforce to protect our Nation’s networks and information systems has never been higher. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is currently recruiting cybersecurity professionals with the following skill sets: Cyber Incident Response Cyber Risk and Strategic Analysis Vulnerability…

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George Washington University CyberCorps: Scholarships For Service

(The George Washington University).  Each fall, approximately a dozen students pursue their bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees with federal funding from the National Science Foundation and the Department of Homeland Security. These grants are part of GW’s Partnership in Securing Cyberspace through Education and Service (PISCES) program. Government funding provides full scholarships (tuition, books, stipend,…

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