NextGen Scholarship

NextGen Scholarship

The CrowdStrike Foundation established its NextGen Scholarship program to support the development of the next generation of talent and leadership in cybersecurity and artificial intelligence (AI).

NextGen Scholarships provide financial assistance to select undergraduate and graduate students studying cybersecurity and/or AI and completing the scholarship application.

Important Dates

January 1, 2018 | Application process begins

Application available on on January 1, 2018.

April 2, 2018 | Final decisions by the CrowdStrike Foundation

Applicants receive email notification of application decision.

Scholarship applicants will be evaluated on a range of criteria including academic record and courses, experience, and interest in cybersecurity and/or AI. Scholarship funds of $5000 will be disbursed to the university or educational institution the scholarship recipient is enrolled in within 60 days of scholarship award. Scholarship awards must be used by recipient within 12 months of the scholarship award date. Scholarship recipients will also be offered mentoring opportunities with leading cybersecurity researchers.

Students interested in the NextGen Scholarship program, please direct inquiries here.

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For more information or questions, please contact the CrowdStrike Foundation at [email protected]