Cybersecurity Talent Initiative

A public-private coalition connecting the best and brightest new technologists with high impact opportunities to protect the nation

Today’s cybersecurity students are tomorrow’s digital leaders.

Join the exclusive ranks of cyber defenders who safeguard our nation’s digital infrastructure from global threats. A selective cross-sector opportunity for students in cybersecurity-related fields, the Cybersecurity Talent Initiative jumpstarts careers by providing both public and private sector work experience and offers opportunities for student loan assistance. Apply today to start your journey as an in-demand cybersecurity leader.

About the Initiative

Learn more about the program and who's involved from the public and private sectors.

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Why Apply

Launch a career in cybersecurity and qualify to receive student loan assistance.

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Get answers to questions about eligibility, the application process and more.

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Representatives of the Cybersecurity Talent Initiative—including individuals from the Partnership and participating federal agencies and corporate partners—often promote the program at colleges and universities, conferences and competitions, and networking events around the country throughout the year.

Email info@cybertalentiniative.org to set up an in-person conversation with a program representative at an upcoming event.

John Jay, New York, NY
Monday, September 9

Columbia University, New York, NY
Monday, September 9

New York University, New York, NY
Tuesday, September 10

City College of New York, New York, NY
Tuesday, September 10

Cornell Tech, New York, NY
Wednesday, September 11

Fordham University, New York, NY
Thursday, September 12

George Washington University, New York, NY
Thursday, September 12

Pace University, New York, NY
Thursday, September 12

Penn State University, State College, PA
Thursday, September 19

George Mason University, Fairfax, VA
Friday, September 20

University of Maryland, College Park, MD
Thursday, September 26

Boston University, Boston, MA
Wednesday, October 2

Georgetown University, Washington, DC
Thursday, October 3

Boston College, Boston, MA
Thursday, October 3

Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
Thursday, October 3