Monday, April 15, 2019

Applications for 2019 Snort scholarship are now open

Are you a high school student planning on acquiring a college technology degree? Let Snort help you get there.

The Snort Scholarship program is back this year, and once again, we are awarding two $10,000 to two individuals attending an accredited college or university in the 2019-2020 academic year.

You can apply for the scholarship here.

To be eligible for the scholarship, you must:

  • Have or be eligible to receive your high school diploma or an equivalent in 2019 as of the date Cisco receives your application.
  • Provide reasonable evidence to Cisco that you are seeking a degree in computer science, information technology, computer networking, cybersecurity or a similarly related field of study from a school located in the U.S. or a U.S. territory. 

To apply for the scholarship, you must answer a series of short essay questions, which will be our main basis for how we select the winners. You must submit your application by May 15, 2019.

For more information about contest rules, eligibility requirements, or to complete a submission, visit our Snort Scholarship page.