The federal CyberCorps® Scholarship for Service (SFS) program provides tuition and a stipend to students in exchange for commitments to serve the U.S. Government in a cybersecurity role after graduation. CyberCorps® is open to students who are enrolled in the Computer Science, the Electrical and Computer Engineering, the Public Policy or International Affairs departments at Georgia Tech and who demonstrate strong interest in the field of cybersecurity.
Scholarship recipients receive internship opportunities prior to graduation, professional development, and employment placement assistance. Upon graduation, recipients work in a position related to cybersecurity for a Federal, State, Local or Tribal government organization in the United States for a period equal to the length of the scholarship. Typically, undergraduate and Master’s students can be funded for up to two years, while Ph.D. students can be funded for three years.
- Georgia Tech tuition and fees per academic year (excluding meal plans, housing and parking).
- Stipends of $22,500 for undergraduates and $34,000 for graduate students per academic year.
- Up to $3,000 health insurance allowance per year.
- $4,000 travel allowance for job fair and professional development per academic year.
- $2,000 textbook allowance per academic year.
- Summer internships, typically paid, with a government organization.
- Access to the CyberCorps® Scholarship for Service Job Fair, where scholarship recipients meet Federal or State, Local, Tribal, and Territorial government employment recruiters.
Find answers to FAQs, program contacts, and information on the application and deadline at: http://www.iisp.gatech.edu/cybercorps-scholarship-service.
Apply by May 31, 2019 for the 2019-2020 academic year.