CSAW Cybersecurity Program for Young Women
A two-week, $300 stipendsupported program providing anintroduction for young womenon how to play in the nationwideCS AW High School Cyber ForensicsChallenge and win!
CYBERSECURITY PROGRAM FOR Young women A two-week, $300 stipend supported program providing an introduction for young women on how to play in the nationwide CSAW High School Cyber Forensics Challenge and win! Appl y OnlinE www.poly.edu/womencsaw Monday, July 8thâ€“Friday, JULY 19TH SPONSORED BY: Learn about cybersecurity in new York city The NYU-Poly CSAW Program for Young Women in High School provides a unique opportunity for teenage women from the New York City area. Qualified students will engage in an educational program covering the fundamental concepts of computer science, math and cybersecurity, leading to participation in a nationwide CSAW High School Cyber Forensics Challenge hosted annually by NYU-Poly. For more information on last year’s event, visit: www.poly.edu/csaw2012. 30 qualified young women from local high schools will be selected to engage in two weeks of stipend-supported day trips for lectures and hands-on training in New York City. The program is designed to introduce the basic ideas and challenges of computer science and cybersecurity to high school students. The program will include significant hands-on lab exercises and students will be provided access to an online-accessible Virtual Lab (VITAL) to facilitate extracurricular and selflearning activity to prepare students to compete in CSAW. Participants will be monitored and evaluated, and a formal letter of completion and evaluation will be provided. Students will also gain access to a mentor network of NYU-Poly alumni and affiliates for career and professional resources. Don’t miss this extraordinary opportunity to gain exposure in a growing and increasingly important career field—apply today! Apply Online www.poly.edu/womencsaw CLASSROOM TOPICS n Introduction to Programming n Data and File-system Analysis n Encryption, Hashing and Steganography n Introduction to Information Assurance n Operating Systems n Networking APPLICANT REQUIREMENTS Ideal applicants for the program are: n High school women n Interest in math and computers n Looking for an exciting career in computer science Apply today www.poly.edu/womencsaw APPLICATION DEADLINE Friday, March 29, 2013 You will be notified of our decision by: Friday, April 12, 2013 BENEFITS TO STUDENTS n Reinforce computer science and math concepts n Introduce cybersecurity concepts n College resume builder n Learn to compete in CSAW competition n Network with other like-minded students and faculty For COURSE CONTENT information contact Linda Sellie firstname.lastname@example.org STUDENT RESPONSIBILITIES To receive a full $300 stipend, participants are required to: n Attend and complete the two-week summer program n Be a member of a CSAW team at your own school to compete in the Fall n If your team is selected as a finalist, participate in the all-expense-paid competition in New York City from Thursday, November 14th through Saturday, November 16th 2013 For additional information contact Heather C. Fomin Associate Dean of Admissions email@example.com (718) 637-5921 STIPENDs for participants n $300 stipend n Daily lunches