KnowBe4 partners with Center for Cyber Safety and Education to support members of the military, veterans and their spouses in their pursuit of education in cybersecurity
KnowBe4, the provider of the world’s largest security awareness training and simulated phishing platform, today announced it has partnered with the Center for Cyber Safety and Education for the KnowBe4 Military, Veteran and Spouses Cybersecurity Scholarship.
The KnowBe4 Military, Veteran and Spouses Cybersecurity Scholarship will provide $10,000 to be applied to tuition, fees, books, required electronics and up to $3,000 may be applied to on-campus housing. Applicants will be scored in three categories: passion, merit and financial need.
“KnowBe4 recognizes the commitment and sacrifices made by military personnel every day,” said Kelly Barrena, VP of global talent brand and outreach, KnowBe4. “We are proud to provide this scholarship to assist a deserving recipient who is in the pursuit of furthering their cybersecurity education. This scholarship is just one of the many ways KnowBe4 supports military personnel, veterans and their spouses.”
The application period is now open and closes on August 28, 2023. For more information on and to apply for the KnowBe4 Military, Veteran and Spouses Cybersecurity Scholarship, visit https://www.iamcybersafe.org/s/knowbe4-military-vets-spouse-scholarship.
KnowBe4, the provider of the world’s largest security awareness training and simulated phishing platform, is used by more than 60,000 organizations around the globe. Founded by IT and data security specialist Stu Sjouwerman, KnowBe4 helps organizations address the human element of security by raising awareness about ransomware, CEO fraud and other social engineering tactics through a new-school approach to awareness training on security. Kevin Mitnick, an internationally recognized cybersecurity specialist and KnowBe4’s Chief Hacking Officer, helped design the KnowBe4 training based on his well-documented social engineering tactics. Tens of thousands of organizations rely on KnowBe4 to mobilize their end users as their last line of defense.
About Center for Cyber Safety and Education
The Center for Cyber Safety and Education (Center), is a non-profit charitable trust committed to making the cyber world a safer place for everyone. The Center works to ensure that people across the globe have a positive and safe experience online through their educational programs, scholarships, and research. Visit www.IAmCyberSafe.org.