By: Stephanie Jones, Texas A&M University Engineering
Cody Williams, a senior computer science and engineering student at Texas A&M University, participated in the latest U.S. Cyber FastTrack competition where he made it to the finals and was awarded a $22,000 scholarship to attend the SANS Technology Institute’s undergraduate certificate program in applied cybersecurity.
U.S. Cyber FastTrack is an innovative nationwide competition that provides high-aptitude students with the practical cybersecurity training that employers demand. From April 5 to September 16, more than 13,000 students from across the United States competed to solve more than 250 cybersecurity challenges. The 100 finalists represented undergraduate and graduate students from 63 schools in 23 states. [Read more…] about Computer science and engineering student wins $22K cybersecurity scholarship October 18, 2019