Go Back To Scholarship Listings

Richmond-Metro Chapter Scholarship


Scholarship Value: $1,000
Awards Available: 10

ELIGIBILITY:

A) Must currently be in high school.

B) Must live in the Richmond-Metro area which includes the cities of Richmond, Colonial Heights, Hopewell, Petersburg; and the following counties: Hanover, Goochland, Henrico, New Kent, Powhatan, Chesterfield, Charles City, Dinwiddie, Prince George and King William.

C) Must be planning on attending college or university within two years if awarded a scholarship.

D) Must be interested in studying in a field that includes a focus in cybersecurity, information assurance or similar.

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

A) Unofficial transcripts

B) One Letter of Recommendation

C) Essay (no more than two pages and should be double-spaced)

D) Describe what makes you stand out from other applicants, and why you should be chosen to receive this (ISC)2 Richmond-Metro Scholarship.

E) Describe your personal and education backgrounds.

F) Describe what attracted you to the field of cybersecurity.

G) Describe your goals for your academic career and in your professional career.

H) Describe why you need this scholarship.

I) Describe hobbies or extracurricular activities and what they mean to you.

SCORING CRITERIA

Applicants will be scored by members of the (ISC)2 Metro Chapter. Scoring will be based upon three categories:

1. Passion

2. Merit


Go to Scholarship Application:
Richmond-Metro Chapter Scholarship
$10,000 College Scholarship for High School and College Students - $10,000
To be Eligible: 1. You must be at least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US. 2. You must be a legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico. The ScholarshipPoints program...
View Details
Be Bold Scholarship - $25,000
The $25,000 "Be Bold" Scholarship is a no-essay scholarship that will be awarded to the applicant with the boldest profile. It takes less than 2 minutes to apply. To us, boldest does not mean "best", or "most...
View Details
$1,000 De Novo Scholarship - $1,000
To be eligible for the De Novo Scholarship: A) You must be at least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US. B) You must be a legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico....
View Details
Nitro Scholarship - $2,000
To be eligible for the Nitro Scholarship you must be: A) A student who is currently enrolled as a high school senior or in an accredited college or university located within the United States; B) A parent who...
View Details
$1,000 Ascend Scholarship - $1,000
To be Eligible for the Ascend Scholarship: 1. You must be at least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US. 2. You must be a legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico....
View Details