Introduction to CS and Cyber Security Summer Program for High School Women

For NYU Community

Due to popular demand a second program has been added:

Start Date: Monday, July 28th, 2014
End Date: Friday, August 8th, 2014
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This program is sponsored by the Sloan Foundation and the NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering.

Learn Cyber Security this Summer

A two-week, free program providing an introduction for high school women on how to participate in the CSAW High School Forensics Challenge!

Please note: The application for the CS and Cyber Security Summer Program for High School Women is now closed.

The Computer Science and Cyber Security Program for High School Women provides a unique opportunity for young women from the NY metropolitian area to be introduced to career opportunities in these exciting fields.

22 qualified young women will be selected to engage in two weeks of lectures, hands-on training, and day trips in New York City to prepare them for participation in the nationwide CSAW High School Cyber Forensics Challenge hosted annually by the NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering (see:

Students will be provided access to an online-accessible Virtual Lab (VITAL) to facilitate extracurricular and self-learning activities as students learn to solve problems and to compete in the challenge.

Don’t miss this extraordinary opportunity to gain exposure to growing and increasingly important career fields!