Oregon Community College Cyber Summit/Job Fair Financial Support Program
Looking for a cybersecurity job can be stressful, but you can alleviate some of that headache by attending a pre-summit job fair preceding the Community College Cyber Summit (3CS). Many industries and businesses will be at the fair on Thursday, Aug. 2, 8:30 to 11:30 AM, at Mt. Hood Community College in Gresham, Oregon.
Student stipends available for a Job Fair in PORTLAND!
If you are enrolled in an information security, computer science, and information technology degree program, you now have a fantastic opportunity to talk with representatives from a range of IT and cybersecurity businesses and industries that have job openings.
You can apply to receive financial support to cover your job fair and 3CS registration, travel costs, lodging, and per diem stipend, based on the distance from your home to Mt. Hood Community College, as described below:
Local Students (living within 60 miles of Mt. Hood) – qualify for the coverage of their registration ($25) and reimbursement of round-trip travel at the rate of 54.5 cents per mile.
Regional Students (living between 60 and 175 miles from Mt. Hood) – qualify for the coverage of their registration ($25), reimbursement of round-trip travel at the rate of 54.5 cents per mile, one (1) night’s lodging ($209 – room must be shared by 2 students), and a stipend of $138.
National Students (living over 175 miles from Mt. Hood) – qualify for the coverage of their registration ($25), reimbursement for transportation (airplane/bus/train) or mileage reimbursement not to exceed $500, two (2) nights lodging ($209 – room must be shared by 2 students), and a stipend of $138 to cover other trip incidentals.
To be considered for financial travel support, the online request form must be filled out and submitted by midnight, June 8. Recipients will be notified of travel awards by June 18.
Read about the Community College Cyber Summit (3CS) HERE
Read about the Pre-Summit Job Fair HERE
Go HERE to fill out travel stipend application