Cybersecurity and Privacy Institute Undergraduate Award

Award type: 
Award description: 

Several awards, valued at $1,000 each, will be presented to full-time undergraduate students enrolled in cybersecurity and/or privacy courses. Selection will be based on overall grade in the course. These awards are made possible by sponsorships to the Cybersecurity and Privacy Institute to address the cybersecurity/privacy talent gap by fostering student enrolment in cybersecurity/privacy courses and encouraging more students to consider a career in this field.

Eligibility & selection criteria: 
  • full-time UG students enrolled in designated UG cybersecurity and/or privacy courses
  • selection based on overal grade in the course (minimum 90%)
  • Spring 2023 eligible courses:
    • CS 458, ECE 458, and SOC/LS 413
  • Fall 2023 eligible courses
    • AFM 347, CO 487, CS 458, GBDA 303, GBDA 414, SOCI/LS 305, SOC/LS 413, and SOC/LS 435
Year Two, Year Three, Year Four
Open to any program
Canadian citizen/permanent resident, International/study permit student
Selection process: 
Students considered automatically - no application.
Winter, Spring, Fall
  • Student Awards & Financial Aid
    • The Centre, Needles Hall