October is Cybersecurity Awareness month, and today, October 30th 2020, Governor Brad Little announced Idaho's participation in CyberStart America. This online cybersecurity competition is provided with support by the National Cyber Scholarship Foundation, the SANS Institute, and the Idaho National Laboratory.
"Initiatives such as CyberStart America allow Idaho to partner with world leading experts to develop the next generation of cybersecurity leaders and innovators." - Governor Brad Little
This program encourages students in grades 9-12 to explore cybersecurity, and computer sciences while offering prizes and scholarships.
Full press release below. For more information on the program or to register visit cyberstartamerica.org.