Established in 2006 by the family of James K. Goldston to provide assistance to students from Tennessee to pursue undergraduate programs of study in computer engineering, computer science, cyber science, information security.
$1,200 one-time award for 1 year
A) Residency Requirement: Anderson, Blount, Campbell, Carter, Claiborne, Cocke, Grainger, Greene, Hamblen, Hancock, Hawkins, Jefferson, Johnson, Knox (TN), Loudon, McMinn, Monroe, Morgan, Roane, Scott, Sevier, Sullivan, Unicoi, Union, or Washington County
B) Education Requirement: Graduating high school seniors, currently enrolled college/university students, and non-traditional aged students
C) Field of Study: Computer engineering, computer science, cyber science, information security OR an NSA-approved INFOSEC curriculum. Interest in cyber security and information security preferred. Here is a list of NSA-approved INFOSEC programs.
D) GPA Minimum: 2.5
E) College/Enrollment Requirement: Full-time undergraduate
F) Must demonstrate financial need