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Cybersecurity and AI scholarships available for undergraduate and graduate students

There is an urgent need for cybersecurity and artificial intelligence (AI) experts dedicated to public service.

Through the BRONCO SHIELD (Securing Homeland Infrastructure through cybersecurity scholars Development) program, CyberCorps┬« Scholarship for Service (SFS) seeks to address this need by awarding scholarships to a diverse group of undergraduate, master’s and doctoral students at Boise State.

The program aims to offer scholars comprehensive exposure to integrated AI and cybersecurity, fostering the development of robust, reliable and trustworthy cybersecurity systems. Additionally, it provides professional development to the scholars, preparing them to transition into cybersecurity professionals equipped to serve in public sector organizations, safeguarding the nation’s assets from cyber threats.

Throughout each year in the BRONCO SHIELD program, scholars receive comprehensive financial support, which includes:

  • Complete tuition coverage
  • A stipend of $27,000 for undergraduates and $37,000 for graduate students
  • Financial support for health insurance
  • Professional Development Allowance of $6,000

To learn more, visit the CyberCorps® Scholarship for Service website.