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Information Security Scholarship

This page contains two files you should download if you are interested in competing for a information assurance (computer security) scholarship at Mississippi State University for the 2011-2012 academic year. One file contains background information on the scholarship program and basic requirements. The other contains the actual application form itself . The application should be completed and returned along with supporting letters of recommendation (on letterhead stationary) and any other materials to the following address no later than 5PM on February 4, 2011. The application must be typed using the PDF application provided below:

Dr. David A. Dampier
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Center for Computer Security Research (CCSR)
PO Box 9637
Mississippi State University
Mississippi State, MS 39762

Questions concerning this process should be addressed by email to Dr. Dampier at or phone 662-325-2756.

This application process will automatically cause the applicant to be considered for TWO scholarship programs at the Department of Defense ISAP Program and the Federal Government SFS program. Please read the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) provided at