KnowBe4 Partners with Center for Cyber Safety and Education to Recognize Black History Month and Support Black Americans to Help Further Education
Tampa Bay, Florida, February 1, 2023 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — KnowBe4, the world’s largest provider of security awareness training and simulated phishing platforms, today partnered with the Center for Cyber Safety and Education to host the fourth consecutive year of training for Black Americans. Announced the launch of the KnowBe4 Scholarship.
Winners of this award will $10,000 Scholarships on behalf of KnowBe4. This is a one-time award and students may reapply annually to consider another scholarship in the future. Applicants are scored in he three categories of passion, merit and financial need.Application period is now open and closing April 17, 2023 so 11:59 PM EST.
“KnowBe4 is honored to mark the beginning of Black History Month with the launch of the 2023 Black Americans in Cybersecurity Scholarship.” Kelly Ballena, Vice President of Global Talent Brands and Outreach, KnowBe4. “We are passionate about diversifying the cybersecurity industry and offering this opportunity to students who are equally passionate about this field. I look forward to choosing
For more information and to apply for the KnowBe4 Scholarship for Blacks administered by the Center for Cyber Safety and Education, please visit https://www.iamcybersafe.org/s/knowbe4-black-americans-scholarship.
As the world’s largest provider of security awareness training and simulated phishing platforms, KnowBe4 is used by over 56,000 organizations worldwide. Founded by IT and data security experts Stu ShowermanKnowBe4 Helps Organizations Address the Human Component of Security by Raising Awareness About Ransomware, CEO Fraud, and Other Social Engineering Tactics Through New Schools’ Approach to Security Awareness Training To do. Kevin MitnickAn internationally recognized cybersecurity specialist and Chief Hacking Officer at KnowBe4, helped design KnowBe4 training based on well-documented social engineering tactics. Tens of thousands of organizations rely on her KnowBe4 to mobilize end-her users as a last line of defense.
About Cyber Safety Education Center
The Center for Cyber Safety and Education (Center) is a non-profit charitable trust of (ISC)2 committed to making the cyber world a safer place for everyone. Through award-winning educational programs, scholarship and research, the Center is committed to creating positive and safe experiences online for people around the world. For more information, please visit http://www.IAmCyberSafe.org.
Amanda TarantinoKnowBe4, (727) 748-4221, [email protected]