According to a report by Cybersecurity Ventures, the number of unfilled cybersecurity jobs grew from 1 million positions in 2013 to 3.5 million in 2021.
A lot of these roles are still yet to be filled because of a lack of talent. Yet, predictions show that there would be the same number of openings in 2025.
This is why we have partnered with Cisco to train African youths and help them build careers in Cybersecurity.
Application Deadline: 17th April 2023
Eligible Countries: Africa
Where Will Award Take Place? Online
Number of Scholarships: Numerous
Duration of Scholarships: Although the program is self paced, your scholarship will last for eight weeks.
Value Of Scholarship: I4G and Cisco have partnered to make sure you have free access to the course during a specified period of time.
You will learn the following:
- Introduction to Cybersecurity
- Cybersecurity Essentials Management
- Cyber Threat
- Cloud Security
- Network Defence
- Endpoint Security
Eligibility: African youths interested in building careers in Cybersecurity
How to Apply: Apply Here