Ingressive4Good Cybersecurity Scholarship 2024 In Partnership with Cisco

About the Scholarship

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 10,000 African youths and help them build careers in Cybersecurity.

What you will Learn

You will learn the following:

  • Introduction to Cybersecurity
  • Cybersecurity Essentials Management
  • Cyber Threat
  • Cloud Security
  • Network Defence
  • Endpoint Security

Benefits of the Scholarship

  • Cybersecurity certificate from Cisco
  • Zero learning fee. Certificate also free
  • 100% online on Cisco Networking  Academy platform
  • Self Paced
  • Networking with top cybersecurity experts

About Ingressive for Good

We are a 501(c)3 edtech nonprofit making it easier for African youths to access the resources, training, and opportunities they need to change their lives.

We make it easy for individuals and companies to give to support African talents, as we provide them with the tools, training, and support they need to increase their earning power.


Frequently Asked Questions

What if I’m asked to pay?
Please do not pay. I4G and Cisco have partnered to make sure you have free access to the course during a specified period of time. If you are prompted to pay, please send an email to us and we will take it from there.

What is the duration of the program?
Although the program is self paced, your scholarship will last for eight weeks.

Do I need a laptop?
You don’t need a laptop to start the course, however, you will benefit from having a laptop to practice what you learn.

Where will the training take place?
The training will take place online on the Cisco Networking  Academy platform. The course is available to you on the platform already.

Do I need to have background knowledge in Cyber security?
No you don’t. The course is designed with beginners in mind. However, people with some knowledge about cybersecurity will benefit from it as well

Is there a certificate for the course?
Yes, you would get a certificate of completion after completing your course.

Will I get an email after my application?
After your application, a success message will appear on your screen. You will also get an email confirming your application after a few days.

Apply Here

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