Jr. Cyber Security Intellect Scholarship

Inspiring the Next Generation of Cybersecurity Professionals

The field of cyber security is expanding and offering substantial career opportunities. By providing the $1,000 Jr. Cyber Security Intellect Scholarship, we hope to encourage young men and women to pursue a rewarding, lucrative, and meaningful career in the area of Cybersecurity.


Minimum Requirements

  • U.S. Citizen

  • Incoming/Current College Freshman or Sophomore

  • Cumulative GPA of 3.3 or Higher

  • Accepted into or attending an accredited College or University

  • Majoring in a field that will have impact in the areas of Cybersecurity.  (Examples of qualifying majors include: cyber security, cyber forensics, computer science, computer information systems, criminology, criminal justice, computer engineering, journalism)

  • Demonstration of an interest in the field of Cybersecurity

  • Completion of the entire scholarship application before the deadline

Judging Criteria

The scholarship will be awarded to the applicant who meets the minimum requirements and best demonstrates a genuine desire to make an impact in the field of Cybersecurity.

Scholarship Dates and Submission

When: We are now accepting submissions.
Where: Use "Apply" link below to submit an application.
Deadline: The deadline for submitting all application materials is August 20th, 2020

Winner Notification

The winner will be notified by phone, email and/or U.S. mail after the judging has been completed.

Award Distribution

The $1,000 award will be paid to the winner within one month after being notified. Student must provide proof of enrollment prior to disbursement of the award.

Use of Award Money

The award winner understands and represents that the scholarship money shall be used only for education-related purposes, such as tuition, books, etc.

Please Note:

By submitting an application, the applicant grants The Cyber Security Intellects, its agents and/or representatives permission to post the applicant’s name, school or university, applicant’s photo, and the winning entry on the website and in other marketing platforms, including but not limited to blog, social media accounts, and related sites.

If you have any questions about the scholarship please email

2019 Jr. Cyber Security Intellect Scholarship Flyer